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Central Receiving & Mailing Services

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Central Receiving Department

The Central Receiving Department is responsible for all shipments coming onto the campus. Materials are received here and delivered to the appropriate departments. Central Receiving warehouses a large variety of supplies that are used by the Physical Plant Division to repair and maintain campus buildings as necessary.

Johnny Holsombeck | Manager | (205) 665-6146 |

Veronica Thomas | Administrative & Inventory Coordinator | (205) 665-6145 |

LaVenta Young | Warehouse Foreman | (205) 665-6132 |

Faculty/Staff Mail Room

Building:Farmer Hall

Phone: (205)665-6571

The Faculty/Staff Mail Room is located in Farmer Hall and is responsible for handling all mail associated with the University. Mail is picked up every morning from the U.S. Postal Service, sorted and then delivered to the departments. At the point of delivery we also pick up mail from each department, some as hand mail or off campus mail. All mail is processed on a daily basis and delivered to the U.S. Postal Service at 3:00 pm everyday. UPS and freight shipments are prepared daily.

Student Post Office

Building: Farmer Hall

Phone: (205)665-6571

The Student Post Office handles all student mail and packages. Mail is brought to the student post office every morning and sorted into individual mail boxes.  Packages are signed in and the student is called or a card is placed into their mail box for pick up. The Post Office also sells stamps for the students’ convenience.