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Receiving and Mail Services

Receiving and Mail Services is responsible for the sorting and distribution of incoming/outgoing mail for the campus. Our department is committed to delivering all mail by 2 p.m. NOTE: Our office does not sell stamps or provide personal mail services.

Use of campus mail services to send or receive personal mail is prohibited (see CSULB Staff Handbook). If you would like to send or receive personal mail, the Campus Copy Center (located in the University Bookstore) offers a full range of shipping services including US Mail, UPS, overnight, and simple ground delivery. Please contact the Copy Center for additional information at (562) 985-5050 or

New Postal Rates 2018

The U.S. Postal Service has increased postage rates for select USPS mailing& shipping services effective January 22, 2018. As a result, postal rates on campus at Receiving and Mail Services have increased to reflect these changes. For a full list of new rates, please see the '2018 Price Change Fact Sheet'

How to Save Money on Postage and Mailings

U.S. Mail

  • USPS Postal Pricing
  • U.S. ZIP Codes
  • Mail dropped off at Receiving and Mail Services by 2:00 p.m. will be processed and sent out the same day.
  • Official U.S. Postal Office mailboxes are located at Brotman Hall and the upper campus loop. Pickup is at 3:00 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10:00 a.m. on Saturday. There is no pickup on Sunday or holidays.

UPS CampusShip

UPS CampusShip provides the campus community UPS services at a discounted rate. Contact Receiving and Mail Services to obtain access to UPS CampusShip.

Go Green!

Contact Receiving and Mail Services to obtain Reusable Express Envelopes for your next UPS document shipment.


  • Campus mail distribution
  • Processing outgoing mail
  • First-Class Mail
  • Book rate
  • Library rate
  • Standard Mail and nonprofit mail
  • Special services (certified, delivery confirmation, Insured, registered)
  • Priority Mail
  • Presorted First-Class Mail and Standard Mail
  • International mail
  • USPS and UPS shipping


Track Your Shipment


Amazon@TheBeach offers a secure and convenient location for the CSULB community to pickup and return Amazon orders. Amazon@TheBeach is located outside of the University Bookstore accessible from Parking Lot E10. For more information, please visit the Amazon @ The Beach website.

Office Information

Physical Address

Receiving and Mail Services
1331 Palo Verde Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90840-5801

Mailing Address

1250 Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90840-5801
Phone:work (562) 985-4828


Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Miguel Guzman
Property Management
Phone: Work (562) 985-8920

Use of campus permits and prepaid numbers at outside mailing services requires coordination with Receiving and Mail Services. Your deliveries could be delayed up to 10 days if a purchase was made prior to fund verification.

In order to ensure sufficient funds are available for on-time payment and delivery, please contact Receiving and Mail Services at number/email below before completing any mailing purchase with an outside vendor.

Office (562) 985-4828