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The Campus Post Office is located on the Ground Floor Lobby of the College Union Building. As a student at Gettysburg College, here are some helpful tips you need to know regarding mail:

Your Mailing Address should read as follows:

<Student Name>
Gettysburg College - Campus Box <your box #>
300 North Washington Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325

*Do not use room number's or residence halls in your address!*

New to the Campus Post Office?

  • You are assigned a postal box when you arrive on campus.
  • You keep the same box # the entire time of your enrollment.
  • Mail is delivered to your box Monday through Saturday.
  • Outgoing mail is processed Monday - Friday until 4:00 pm.
  • Services & supplies available for purchase during window hrs:
    • Express,  Certified and Priority Mail
    • Receive Delivery Confirmations
    • Postage (stamps and metering)
    • Postal Insurance
    • International Mail & COD
    • USPS, FedEx & UPS Processing
    • A variety of miscellaneous postal supplies (boxes, envelopes, packing materials, etc)

Mail Forwarding Services

When you graduate and during times such as summer break or when a student is studying abroad or on a leave of absence, the Campus Post Office will forward your mail using these guidelines:

  • First Class, Priority & Express mail is forwarded for 12 months.
  • Periodicals will be forwarded for 60 days at no charge.
  • Standard USPS mail will not be forwarded unless requested.
  • USPS Packages will be forwarded for 12 months at no charge.
  • International mail will not be forwarded.
  • Carrier Packages (UPS, FedEx, DHL, etc) will be returned to sender.

Safety & Security

The College takes your safety very seriously. Here are some rules you should always follow:

  • Please close and lock your mailbox after checking it.
  • Please do not send cash through the mail.
  • Always bring your college ID when picking up packages (you can't get your package without it).
*If you receive a suspicious package, please notify the Campus Post office immediately!

Other Helpful Postal Links

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Print Shop Operations:
M-F, 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Post Office Operations:
M-F, 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Post Office Walk-up Window:
M-F, Noon - 5:00 pm
Saturday, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Post Office Supervisor
Robin Bennett

Ricoh Site Manager
Carl Cramer

If you are experiencing any problems with your Ricoh multi-function device and require service, please contact the on-site Ricoh staff at 337-6455 or email @ and they will have a Ricoh technician dispatched to address the problem.

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Ricoh is an international services and technology company, responsible for the operation of the Gettysburg Campus Post Office, Campus Print Shop and the Campus Copier Fleet.