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Crosby Hall
University, MS 38677
Tel: 662-915-2611
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9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Mailbox FAQs for 2015

June 12th, 2015 by

We have gotten a lot of questions about the Campus Post Office’s mailboxes from parents and students alike. The following questions are some of the more popular questions that we have been asked this summer. However, if you do not see an answer to a question you have, please give us a call at 662.915.2611 or email our customer service at

Q: If I send a package that doesn’t fit in the mailbox, what will happen to it?

A: It will be sent to the Campus Package Center at Brown Hall.

Q: How long will you hold packages?

A: For 7 Business days. After 7 business days, boxholder will be charged a $3/business day fee and after 14 business days, the item will be returned to sender.

Q: What will the address be?

A: Student’s Name, 115 Northgate Dr., PMB ####, University, MS, 38677

Q: How much is it for a box?

A:  $95 and it will be good until May 31

Q: Can someone receive mail on campus without a mailbox?

A: No, all students living on campus must have a mailbox to receive mail

Q: How will my student know they have mail?

A: Via text or email, students can set these up at the Campus Post Office and at the Campus Package Center

Q: What if my student doesn’t live in Crosby Hall, can they still get mail?

A: Yes, Crosby is the central location for Mailboxes. Packages are stored at Brown

Q: Is there a certain service I must send something through?

A: No, Pakmail accepts all services

Q: How would I set up a delivery (move in help)?

A: You can call the Campus Post Office at 662.915.2611

Q: Can I ship something to my student before school starts?

A: Yes, anything shipped before move in week will be moved to our storage location for delivery, however, you will have to ensure the student has been registered for our Move-in Help service.

Q: How will my student get a key?

A: After completing the paperwork for the mailbox at either the Campus Post Office or at Orientation

Q: When will I know what my box number is, and how will I know?

A: Pakmail will send out an automatic Email stating the box number and address

Q: How do I pay for this?

A: You can go online to and use PayPal or call the CPO at 662.915.2611

Q: Does my student’s dorm room play a role in their address?

A: No, our address is completely different from any student’s dorm or room number.

Q: Can students share mailboxes?

A: No, our contract with The University of  Mississippi forbids mailbox sharing for multiple reasons.

Q: What IDs are acceptable for setting up the mailbox?

A: Our most popular forms of ID are Drivers License and an Ole Miss ID, however, it can be any form of ID. There are only 3 forms of ID that are banned and those include Social Security cards, Credit/debit cards, and Birth Certificates. Anything that falls outside of those forms of ID are acceptable.

Q: When can we get a key for our student?

A: During Orientation, we are open at Crosby Hall (Campus Post Office) from 9:30am-9pm on the first day of Orientation. On the second day, we are open from 9:30am-5:30pm. If you bring your student by with 2 forms of ID during those hours, you can get your key and you can avoid the lines in August.

Helping your student get settled into college life

June 9th, 2015 by

As the summer rolls along and students get ready to go from high school to college, many parents have been wondering something along the lines of “How can I order stuff for my son/daughter but not drive it all down for move in week?”. The answer is a lot simpler than one might expect.

Any student can contact the Campus Post Office at Ole Miss to schedule move in help. At the Campus Post Office at Ole Miss, we have teams of professionals ready and able to help students make moving into their dorm a hassle-free and painless process.

We also have a program at Ole Miss that allows students and parents to ship anything to the Campus Post Office in preparation for move in week. With this program, students and their parents can buy things from any online retailer, like Amazon or Wal-Mart, and have their items shipped directly to the Campus Post Office, or, parents can ship anything from a UPS, FedEx, or Post Office location. From there, the Campus Post Office will then deliver the items to the student’s dorm rooms at a time of their choosing. For a low fee of $25/box,  we will store and deliver any packages received before 15 August. Further, after a student gets 20 packages on the list for moving in, any additional packages will be delivered free of charge for that move in day.

We also offer a wide variety of other moving and shipping services. Services such as “Will-Calls”, where we create a shipping label for you and will have a Certified Shipper (such as UPS or FedEx) come to your location and ship the item to the University of Mississippi or to anywhere in Oxford.

Please give us a call at 662.915.2611 for any additional questions or to sign up for these services!

Why Choose Pak Mail
Pak Mail Ole Miss is a full service packing and shipping store as well as a custom crating and freight shipping company. We are located on campus at Crosby Hall and proudly serve the University of Mississippi. Request a Free Online Estimate or call us at 662-915-2611.