Fall 2021 Frequently Asked Questions

Print & Mail Services FAQs - Fall 2021

Where are the package lockers located?

Package lockers are located on the 100 level of Frist Campus Center.

How will I know if I’ve received a package?

You will receive an email notification that includes a specific locker bank location and PIN. If a package is too large to fit in a locker, the notice will direct you to the Oversized Package Room on the 100 level of the Frist Campus Center.

Oversized Package Room Hours:
Monday – Friday 10 am – 6 pm
Saturday 10 am – 2 pm

How do I pick up a package?

Check your email notification to determine whether your package is in a locker or behind the counter.  

A: Locker: Go to the specified locker bank and use the app or the self-service kiosk to open your locker.  

B: Counter: Proceed to the Oversized Package Room for pick up.

If you are a graduate student, call or email the Porter’s Lodge 609.258.3443, portlodg@princeton.edu for additional information.

Can students mail packages prior to move-in? 

Yes, students can mail packages prior to move-in. We ask that you mail packages no earlier than one week before your arrival. We do not want a large number of packages to overwhelm our mail room.

Are there limitations on package size?

While there is no limit on package size, please keep in mind the large volume of packages during this time of year and the impact on other students.

How/Where do I pick up my mail?

You may collect your mail by going to the Mail Service Window (Frist Room 106) and present your University ID. An email will be sent to you when you receive First-Class Mail only.

Will my mailing/shipping address change from year to year?

No, unless your graduating class year changes.

Oversized Package Room Hours:

Monday – Friday 10 am – 6 pm
Saturday 10 am – 2 pm


Mail Services Window Hours:

Monday – Friday 10 am – 6 pm
Saturday 10 am – 2 pm