Postal Services is open for business at both of our locations, in the north side of the Houchens  Bldg and at our HSC location in the Commons Bldg.

Postal Service provides mailing services for the university community.

There are three units within Postal Services:

  1. Belknap Campus Center, located at the north entrance of the Houchens Building.
  2. Health Sciences Center, located in the Commons Building at Abraham Flexner Way.
  3. Permit Mail Center, located within the Belknap Campus Center.

Packages can be weighed and small stamp purchases can be made at both Postal Services locations. This service is available Monday - Friday during regular counter service hours. We accept Cardinal Cash. We are a cash-only operation with the exception of the Cardinal Cash purchases. Departmental mail for processing through USPS may be dropped off up to 2:00 P.M.

NOTICE: For information on precautions when handling mail, please visit the USPS website.

Postal Services reminds the university community that many common household items contain hazardous material and cannot be shipped in the mail, whether it is via the US Postal Service or a contracted commercial mail carrier, such as UPS or FedEx.  These household items include, nail polish, perfumes, gasoline, batteries, dry ice, etc.  Additionally, alcoholic beverages, cigarettes, smokeless tobacco, and prescription drugs are restricted and/or prohibited from entering the US mail system.  To view more information, visit our Hazard Materials webpage.

To ship hazardous material, contact the Dept of Environmental Health & Safety at 502-852-6670. For more information contact Don Bjorgo, Postal Service at 502-852-6699.


University of Louisville    Louisville, Kentucky 40292

Operating Hours

8:00 am-4:30 pm

Retail Sales Counter

Belknap 10am-3pm
HSC 9am-11am

Belknap Lobby Hours

Student box access

Monday-Friday         7am - 11pm

Saturday                   9am - 9pm

Sunday Closed

Phone Numbers

Belknap (502) 852-6699

HSC (502) 852- 5339


Belknap Campus, north side of Houchens Building

Permit Center within Belknap Campus Center

Health Sciences Center, Commons Building at Abraham Flexner Way