(Campus Mail, Outgoing U.S. Mail, Residence Hall Address)
mail must contain a department name and the building in which
the department is located. Mail addressed only to a room or
a building or to "occupant", "resident",
or similar titles will be returned to the sender. Campus mail
return addresses should include the sender's name and department
in the event mail has to be returned.
wide official University of Georgia administrative directives
or bulletins for the dissemination of information related
to policies and procedures necessary to conduct the day-to-day
operation of the University of Georgia falls into two categories.
One category is for general distribution throughout campus.
The second category is pre-labeled and is intended for specific
individuals. These must also contain a department name and
the building in which the department is located. They must
also be sorted and bundled by department. The name of the
sender, organization and telephone number must be provided
for all campus wide distributions. For information about the
distribution of such communications, contact the Campus Mail
Delivery Unit at
Outgoing U.S. Mail
outgoing U.S. mail to be stamped must include a complete mailing
address and a complete University of Georgia return address.
An example of the "perfect" address as required
by U.S. Postal Service follows:
JANE DOE CO
500 E MAIN ST RM 222
LA GRANGE KY 40031-1214
are important. Addresses should be:
Machine printed or typewritten (no script)
aligned on the left margin
punctuation, i.e., periods, commas (use one or two spaces)
ink on a white background (preferably)
and sharp without touching or overlapping characters
visible in window envelopes, even when the inserts shifts
to the bottom edge of the envelope--not slanted
postal barcodes that are available on some computers
content is important, too. These tips will help mail get where
it's going faster:
Always address mail as shown above
FLOOR, SUITE and APARTMENT NUMBERS when possible, and DIRECTIONALS
such as North (N), East (E), etc.
or ZIP+4 codes may stand alone on the bottom line if there
is not enough room on the City and State line
When sending something via UPS or
Fed Ex to a residence hall, you must put the actual street address on the package or parcel.
When sending something via USPS to a residence hall, you can use the name of the residence hall, the street address is not necessary. The Zip code for all the residence halls is 30609.
Name of Residence Hall
Street Address of Hall
Athens, Georgia 30609
Residence Hall street addresses:
Boggs 900 S. Lumpkin St.
Brumby 615 Baxter St.
Church 880 S. Lumpkin St.
Creswell 415 Baxter St.
ECV (McWhorter Hall) 355 River Rd.
ECV (Bldg 1512) 365 River Rd.
ECV (Bldg 1516) 395 River Road
ECV (Vandiver Hall) 375 River Rd.
ECV (Rooker Hall) 385 River Rd.
Hill 810 S. Lumpkin St.
Lipscomb 205 Baxter St.
Mary Lyndon 310 Sanford Dr.
Mell 215 Baxter St.
Morris 390 Lumpkin St.
Myers 1055 S. Lumpkin St.
Oglethorpe 998 S. Lumpkins St.
Payne 101 Hooper St.
Reed 105 Hooper St.
Russell 515 Baxter St.
Rutherford 305 Cedar St.
Soule 315 Sanford Dr.