Mail Services

General Information:

Mail Services provides U.S. Postal Service (USPS) and ISU campus mail receiving, sorting and outbound service. This service is available for all Ames Laboratory official business.


Quick Links to Schedules:

Hours

Pickup

Delivery

Stamped mail -outbound

Mail to be posted/metered

Campus mail to Ames Lab destinations

Campus mail to Non-Ames Lab destinations

Campus mail - inbound

USPS mail - inbound





 

Hours (back)

The mail room in 153 Spedding is accessible to pick up and drop off mail from 7:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Pick-up (back)

Occupants of Spedding Hall and TASF must pick their mail up at the mail room, above.

Delivery (back)

Inter building delivery of mail to Metals Development, Wilhelm Hall, Physics, Office and Lab basement and Gilman Hall is delivered daily between 12:45 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.. Outbound mail is picked up at those delivery points and returned to the mail room for sorting and re-distribution. Mail is delivered to the following locations:

Metals Development: 1st floor at junction of hallways - near vending machines.

Wilhelm Hall: 1st floor hallway, near elevator.

Physics: 1st floor, in Physics office.

Gilman Hall: 1st floor, Chemistry offices (room 1605).


Schedules (back)

Stamped Mail - Outbound: (back)

Delivered to 153 Spedding by 10:00 a.m. - Out by Noon to ISU/USPS.

Delivered to 153 Spedding by 4:00 p.m. - out to ISU NEXT DAY noon to USPS.

Postage "Forever" stamps are available from the storeroom, stock number 010-53558, 20/sheet.


Mail to be posted/metered by ISU - Outbound (to be accompanied by an ISU mail instruction card (stock number 010-49712, 50/pad) with a ISU Postal and Parcel barcode label affixed) Mail Services will establish all Ames Laboratory accounts with ISU Postal and Parcel Service and charge back to appropriate accounts. (back)

Delivered to 153 Spedding by 10:00 a.m. - to ISU & USPS same day.

Delivered to 153 Spedding after 10:00 a.m. - to ISU & USPS next business day.

 

Delivered to ISU Postal & Parcel Service (Facilities Planning & Management Bldg) by 4:00 p.m. - to ISU & USPS same day.

Delivered to ISU Postal & Parcel Service (Facilities Planning & Management Bldg) after 4:00 p.m. - to ISU & USPS next business day.


Campus Mail - Outbound - Ames Lab destinations: (back)

Delivered to 153 Spedding by 10:00 a.m. - delivered same day.

Delivered to 153 Spedding after 10:00 a.m. - sorted but not delivered to other buildings until next business day - includes mail picked up at other buildings.


Campus Mail - Outbound - Non-Ames Lab destinations: (back)

Delivered to 153 Spedding by 10:00 a.m. - to ISU campus by next business day.

Delivered to 153 Spedding after 10:00 a.m. - to ISU campus 2nd business day.

Delivered to ISU P&PS (at FP&M bldg.) by 4:00 p.m. - to ISU campus next business day.

Delivered to ISU P&PS (at FP&M bldg.)after 4:00 p.m. - usually delivered next business day.


Campus mail - Inbound from ISU campus: (back)

Usually arrives by 11:15 a.m., sorted by 11:30 a.m..


USPS mail - inbound from ISU Postal and Parcel Service: (back)

Usually delivered by 11:15 am, sorted by 11:30 p.m. (ready for pick up)


Delivery - Schedules and Comments, contact:

Jim Brazelton

Phone: 515-294-4427

e-mail: brazelton@ameslab.gov

152 Spedding, ISU, Ames, IA., 50011-3020




External Web Resources:

USPS: Addresses, Rates, Zip Codes, etc. http://www.USPS.gov