Uptown Location

Visit Us:
105 Bruff Commons
31 McAlister Drive

Contact Us:
(504) 865-5709

Summer Uptown Mail Hours:

Monday to Friday:
9:00AM - 4:00PM

Normal Uptown Mail Hours:
Monday to Friday
9:00AM - 5:30PM

Special Hours


Health Sciences Location

Visit Us:
802 Tidewater
1440 Canal Street

Contact Us:
(504) 988-5299

Health Sciences Mail Hours:
Monday to Friday
8:30AM - 4:30PM


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All departments, faculty, staff and residential students are served by Tulane University's Mail Services. The uptown and Health Sciences campuses have centrally located mail centers to coordinate and provide services specific to each campus.



Incoming (New) Student Mailbox Assignments

Mailbox assignments and instructions for shipping items to Tulane will be mailed out the week of August 1st. Students will receive both a physical packet by USPS and an email version sent to the student's email address. These packets should be delivered by 8/8/16.  If you have not received your packet by then please contact us at

Early Arrivals

Students participating in one of the Explore programs will be getting a customized packet with special instructions for early arrival shipping and special package pick up arrangements.

Returning Students Mailbox activation

Mail Forwarding will end on 8/1/16.

Returning students who completed their mailbox renewal will have service reactivated at that time.

You will receive an email move in packet confirming that your mailbox is active.

If you are not returning to campus for the fall semester please complete a mail forwarding form:


Uptown Mail Summer Service Hours

Uptown Mail Services will be open from 9am-4pm Monday-Friday for the summer.

We will be closed on all official university holidays.

Summer Mail Services

If you are living on campus for the summer and wish to have mail service, you must register with Mail Services. If you have not done so you will need to email to have your mailbox re-activated for the summer.

If you are new to campus or returning after an absence you will need to apply for a mailbox.

Please complete a Mailbox Application form:

You will be contacted shortly after with your official mailing address and instructions.

Summer Mail Forwarding

Mail Services will forward all USPS first class mail and packages all summer until the first week of August. If you have not submitted a forwarding address or if you need to update the address please complete a mail forwarding form:

Mailbox Key Returns

Students leaving campus for the summer must return mailbox keys by Friday, May 20, 2016 or they will be charged a $60 lock replacement fee. For instructions on sending your key by mail please email


Mail Services Uptown 105 Bruff Commons (504)865-5709 | Mail Services HSC 802 Tidewater (504)988-5299