Post Office

Helpful Tips


  • The post office has free Priority Mail and Express Mail boxes available for shipping your packages. Padded envelopes are available for a nominal fee.
  • When a package is received for you, we will send you an email and/or a text message. Please bring your MTSU ID card to retrieve the package. We will send a second notice in five days and a final notice after 25 days. Your package will be returned after 30 days.
  • When you graduate, be sure to leave your forwarding address.You can do this through Pipeline under the Student tab/Registration.
  • If you receive unsolicited or unwanted mail, simply write "refused" on the piece of mail and return it unopened. Postage is not required for returning mail when it is unopened. Mail which has been refused by the addressee will be returned to sender or disposed of, in accordance with postal regulations.
  • Debit/Credit cards are now accepted at the campus post office. US Postal Service Money Orders may only be purchased by cash or debit card. There is a $500 limit on debit cards. 
  • Personal checks are accepted for all services except postal money orders, with proper ID.

  • When you leave to go home for the summer, please be sure to give us a change of address for your mail. You can do this on Pipeline, under the Student Tab, Registration, MTSU Post Office Box Forwarding.