Shipping & Delivery

A Purchase Order is required for shipments. 

Core Campus

All core campus only freight delivery for vehicles 28 feet in length and larger are required to deliver shipments to Central Distribution. Once the shipments are unloaded, Central Distribution delivers the products to their final campus destination. 

Core campus consists of all buildings located in the following radius, Park Avenue, University Drive, College Avenue and Atherton Street.  

Non-Core Campus

All freight deliveries for non-core-campus locations are delivered direct to the department/building location by the freight carrier.  

Express shipments

FedEx, UPS, DHL are exempt from core campus boundaries and must be delivered directly to the campus location specified on the purchase order. 

  • Shipments are normally received from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. 
  • Shipments are not to be left on unattended docks without approval from authorized individuals. 
  • Equipment shipped for University evaluation should not be delivered to the individual department without prior approval of Purchasing. The University assumes no responsibility for test or sample equipment unless previously agreed to by Purchasing.

Contracted Suppliers

View the directory for contracted freight, mail, and package delivery services.