While we are specialized to the meet the postal needs of our students and staff, we
are also fully equipped to serve the greater community. A convenient option in downtown
Columbia, S.C., our Hampton Street location opens even earlier than the main post
office. Stop by on your way in to work or class!
The USPS will be increasing the cost of postage. A First Class stamp will increase
from .50¢ to .55¢. Shipping costs will increase approximately 5.9% accross the different
The increase will be effective as of January 27, 2019.
We are located on the University of South Carolina campus at:
1600 Hampton Street
Serving the university community and the general public
Russell House Lower Level
Specialized to provide
Student Mail Service
Provide USPS mailing and shipping supplies
Sell postage stamps and non-USPS mailing supplies
International Mail Service
We do not sell or cash money orders. You can pay by cash or credit card.
Mail Service Policies
We deliver mail to student mailboxes and campus departments. All off-campus students and
faculty and staff members are required to receive their personal mail and packages
at home or at their permanent address. State law restricts using university resources
to deliver personal mail and packages to university employees or departments.
Official Campus Mail Solicitiation Policy [pdf]
1600 Hampton St.
Columbia, SC 29208
Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Phone: 803-777-3168