UNIVERSITY POST OFFICE
The official photo identification card of Elizabeth City State University.
Mail Services is the distribution hub for all incoming and outgoing mail, as well
as inter-campus mail. As an official USPS unit, we offer many of the services you’ve
come to expect from USPS such as Express Mail, Priority Mail, Registered Mail, Certified
Mail, and Insured Mail.
*Acceptable payment methods include E-CA$H, cash, and checks.
Getting a Mailbox
Mailbox Assignment and Key Pick Up:
All students living on campus can request a personal mailbox.
To receive a mailbox and key, you must first complete the Mailbox Rental & Key Request Form. Once you have been assigned a mailbox you will receive an email with your assigned mailbox number and instruction for picking up your assigned mailbox key. You must present your Viking ID Card to receive your key.
Key Return Policy:
At the end of the Academic Year, or if you move out of the dorms during the Academic Year, you must return your key in person to the University Post Office during window hours and sign it back in with your ID or you will be charged a missing key fee of $20. Do not return your key to Housing Services.
Parcel Shipping & Tracking
All mail and packages must be addressed using the following format:
|| USPS||| FedEx|
|| UPS||| DHL|
Student Mailing Address
All mail and packages must be addressed using the following format:Student's First and Last Name
XXXXX CAMPUS BOX
1704 WEEKSVILLE ROAD
ELIZABETH CITY, NC 27909
Items not properly addressed may cause a delay in processing or be returned to the sender.
Never mail the following items:
- Cash or Credit cards
- Prescription Medication (If you must have medications mailed to you, please use USPS Express, UPS Next Day or FedEx Express
Package Pick-Up Policies
- You will be notified by email when you receive a package
- Bring your Viking ID card when picking up your package - All package pick-ups require a valid campus ID
- You must pick up your own package during normal mailroom hours, and only after being notified that it is ready for pick up
Mr. Christopher Jones, Post Office Supervisor
Mr. Jermaine Wilson, Administrative Support Associate
Contact InformationUniversity Post Office, ECSU
1704 Weeksville Road
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
Telephone: (252) 335-3382
Fax: (252) 335-3153
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
*Fall semester, winter term, and spring semester only.
Closed for university scheduled breaks and holidays.
2021 Holidays and Closings Schedule
2021 ECSU Postal Service Holiday Schedule
|STATE HOLIDAYS||ecsu HOLIDAY SCHEDULE||ecsu SATURDAY CLOSINGS|
|New Year's Day||Friday, January 1||January 4|
|M. L. King Birthday||Monday, January 18||March 27|
|Good Friday||Friday, April 02||April 03|
|Memorial Day||Monday, May 31||May 15, 22, and 29|
|Independence Day||Monday, July 5||June 5, 12, 19, and 26|
|Labor Day||Monday, September 6||July 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31|
|Veteran's Day||Thursday, November 11||September 4|
|Thanksgiving Day||Thursday and Friday, November 25 & 26||November 27|
|Christmas||Thursday -Friday, & Monday, December 23, 24 & 27||December 11, 18 and 25|
|University Closing Date for Christmas Holiday (open with limited staffing)||End of business day on Wednesday, Dec. 22 thru , Dec. 31, 2021|
2021 USPS (United States Postal Service) Holiday Schedule
|state holidays||holiday schedule|
|New Year’s Day||Friday, January 1|
|Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.||Monday, January 18|
|Washington’s Birthday (Presidents' Day)||Monday, February 15|
|Memorial Day||Monday, May 31|
|Independence Day||Monday, July 5|
|Labor Day||Monday, September 6|
|Columbus Day||Monday, October 11|
|Veterans Day||Thursday, November 11|
|Thanksgiving Day||Thusrday, November 25|
|Christmas Day (Eve)||Friday, December 24|
ECSU will make changes as necessary to accommodate our schedule.
Because July 4 falls on a weekend in 2021, the holiday is observed on the closest regular business day