Panther Post

Panther Post Centers

Residents living in Forbes Hall, Lothrop Hall, Nordenberg Hall, Irvis Hall, and Panther Hall are assigned a mailbox number, which corresponds to his or her room number, bed number, and an individual combination mailbox.

  • The mail boxes are located in the six residential mail centers listed below.
  • Tip for remembering your combination: Enter it into your cell phone as a contact.

Bouquet Gardens Mail Center

Bouquet Gardens Mail Center
Building J
412-648-8589 (ext. 8-8589)
Monday through Friday 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. 
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Serves students living in Bouquet Gardens Buildings A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, & J (packages ONLY). Letter mail is delivered directly to your mailbox by the United States Postal Service

Forbes Mail Center

Forbes Hall
412-383-9657 (ext. 3-9657)
Monday through Friday 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. 
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Serves students living in Forbes Hall

Irvis Mail Center

Irvis Hall
412-648-7066 (ext. 8-7066)
Monday through Friday 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. 
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Serves students living in Irvis Hall

Lothrop Mail Center

Lothrop Hall
412-648-3922 (ext. 8-3922)
Monday through Friday 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. 
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Serves students living in Lothrop Hall

Nordenberg Mail Center

Nordenberg Hall
412-624-8170 (ext. 4-8170)
Monday through Friday 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. 
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Serves students living in Nordenberg Hall

Panther Mail Center

Panther Hall
412-648-9898 (ext. 8-9898)
Monday through Friday 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. 
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Serves students living in Panther Hall

Residents living in the Fraternity Complex, Sutherland East & West (Student Mail Center), Towers A, B, &C, Amos Hall, Brackenridge Hall, Holland Hall, and McCormick Halls (Towers Mail Center) will receive letter mail behind the counter. An email notification will be sent to the student when the letter mail has been delivered and processed.

Towers Mail Center

Litchfield Tower B
412-648-1156 (ext. 8-1156)
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Serves students living in Towers A, B, and C; Amos Hall; Bruce Hall; Brackenridge Hall; Holland Hall; McCormick Hall; and Ruskin Hall (packages) 

Ruskin Mail Center

Contact Towers Mail Center with any questions concerning Ruskin mail or packages

Serves Ruskin residents with individual mailboxes and Smart Lockers for package pickup. Any oversized packages that won’t fit in the lockers will be available for pick-up at the Towers Panther Post location. Students will receive an email notification if they have a package in the lockers or awaiting pickup at Towers. 

Sutherland Mail Center

Sutherland Hall
412-648-9695 (ext. 8-9695)
Monday through Friday 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Serves students living in Sutherland Hall and the Fraternity Complex

Address Guidelines

To ensure that you receive your mail promptly, all mail sent to you should be addressed according to the address and zip code guidelines.

Mail Delivery and Collection

We deliver mail received from the United States Postal Service to student mailboxes on the same day it is received on campus. There are collection boxes located in residence halls and other locations around campus. Check the collection boxes for pick-up times.

Mail Security

Your mail center is responsible for the security of your mail. In order for us to provide maximum security, we need your cooperation. Please make sure you lock your mailbox after each use. If you have difficulty locking your box, please contact the mail center for assistance. Your individual mailbox combination is provided for your use only; do not give it to your roommate or friends.

Mail Deadlines

Packages and/or mail of any kind should not be sent to you more than 3 days prior to your arrival on campus and not less than one week prior to your last residential day of the school year.

Campus Mail

Campus mail is a free on-campus mail service with one- to two-day delivery. Simply place campus mail in specially marked boxes located in the mail centers and throughout the University campus.

Forwarding Address

When you move out of University housing, you are required to complete an online student forwarding address request form. Mail will be returned to the sender if no forwarding address is submitted.

Mailing Services

Students, Faculty, and Staff can purchase individual stamps ($0.55), books of 20 ($11.00), and find the best shipping rates with ProShip. Panther Post (the Student Mail Center) accepts cash, checks, or Panther Funds for stamp purchases. Shipping can be paid using cash, checks, Panther Funds, or credit/debit cards. Packaging materials & tape are not sold at the Student Mail Center.

University Apartments

Students residing in University apartment accommodations receive their mail from the United States Postal Service. To ensure that you receive your mail promptly, all mail sent to you should be addressed according to the address and zip code guidelines.