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Postal Services

Our Location

We operate two locations on campus to provide mail services for our students, staff, faculty and the general public. 

USC Postal Services Contract Station

1600 Hampton St.
Columbia, SC 29208
Phone: 803-777-3168

  • Hours of Operations: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • All USPS mail services are offered from this location including International Mail Services and other special mail services.
  • Cash and major credit cards are accepted as payment.


Student Mail Center

Russell House Lower Level/ Carolina Underground
1400 Greene St.
Columbia, SC 29225
Phone: 803-777-4109

  • Hours of operation: 
    • Postage Sales & Shipping Services
      Mon - Fri. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    • Student Package Pick Up
      Mon - Fri. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Passport Application Services (by appointment only)
      Mon - Fri. 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Student mail boxes are located here. Students and faculty may purchase stamps, send mail and ship parcels via USPS from the Customer Counter. Mailing and shipping supplies are also available for sale.
  • Cash, CarolinaCard (at the Russell House location) and major credit cards are accepted as payment for services at this location.