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University Facilities and Services


UMS: Courier Services

1510 Mt. Hope Avenue  •  Box 270001  •  Rochester, NY  •  14627-0001

Courier Services Staff

Courier Staff
pictured (l-r): Dan Frank, Jim Bartle, Bob Brown, Bill Orel - Supervisor, Marco Sierra. (Not pictured: Roger Sutton)

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Contact Us

Address: 1510 Mount Hope Ave., Box 270001, Rochester, NY 14627-0001
To request quotes or for an explanation of services:

Bill Orel
Alternative Phone585.273.5149 

Delivery Locations

The University is a very large and wide flung enterprise; the following link will give you a basic understanding of where mail can be sent within it. For more specific questions, or clarifications, please call x5-2001.

On-Demand Delivery Charges

A brief description of charges and services is available for customers who wish to get a sense of how On-Demand charges are determined. Remember to call Courier Services at x5-2001 to get an exact quote.

On-Demand Delivery Price Chart

Student Employment

There are two different job opportunities for students. The first is as a Foot Courier, which is based out of the Campus Mail Center in Todd Union, and the other is as a Driver. Both will deliver mail and packages to departments; the Foot Courier to the River Campus, Drivers to the rest of the University Community including Eastman School of Music and the Memorial Art Gallery.

For Drivers, complete driver safety training is provided which may include any or all of our gas, electric (van/ Segway), and hybrid vehicles.

Look for Job Number 13216 on the Student Job Board.

Foot Courier Job Description
Driver Job Description

Add or Change Delivery Locations

If your department is moving permanently or temporarily, or if it needs additional delivery locations, daily stops, or specialty runs, call the couriers at x5-2001 for options and quotes.

Weather Related Delays / Emergency Conditions

Mail delivery can be impacted during severe weather conditions. All mail and courier deliveries will be suspended upon the declaration of a State of Emergency by Monroe County, or when the Courier Supervisor and the Mail Management Team decide that conditions are such that the safety of pedestrians, other drivers, and courier staff are at risk.

Delivery delays and suspensions will be announced through the Facilities Notification listserv. If you wish to receive these emails please follow the link below and sign up for this service.

Facilities Notification Listserve