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Express Services

FedEx

FedEx is Northwestern University’s recommended express mail service. Our contract provides significantly reduced rates and exceptional service.

Delivery Options

* Delivery times are to most destinations.

How to Ship a Package

  1. The preferred way to ship a package with FedEx is to use Ship Manager.
 Ship Manager is an online shipping tool that gives users access to Northwestern's negotiated rates. This site also allows users to store addresses, track shipments, and keep a 45-day history of shipments.

    If you are a registered Ship Manager user:
    • Log in to FedEx Ship Manager
    • Select "Prepare Shipment Online" from the "Ship" drop-down menu
  2. You can also complete a Request for FedEx Service form. 
Leave the form with your campus mail for pickup or call Mail Services at 1-7227 for a special pickup if your mail has already gone out.

UPS

How to Ship a Package:

The preferred way to ship a package with UPS is to use CampusShip.


  1. If you are a registered CampusShip user, log in to CampusShip.

  2. If you are not a registered user and would like to be, contact Sherry Spencer in Mail Services at 1-7227.
  3. You can also complete a Request for UPS Service form. 
Leave the form with your campus mail for pickup or call Mail Services at 1-7227 for 
Next Day Air and 2nd Day Air UPS shipments only.
UPS drop-off locations and pickup times (Evanston campus)
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