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Frequently Asked Questions

Q:   Can anyone use Campus Mail Services?

A:  YES, we are a full-service mail center for the entire campus community and visitors.  


Q:   If I live on The Island at Miramar Housing where do I get my mail?

A:  All resident students living at Miramar will be issued a mailbox at no cost BUT you must sign up.  


Q:   How do I sign up for a mailbox?

A:  Students who are Island Campus Housing Residents:  (MIRAMAR COMPLEX)

       MAILBOX ASSIGNMENTS WILL NOT OPEN UNTIL 8/1/2019 - Please check back at that time

       Login to

       Select “My Mailbox” and complete the form.


Q:   What is my mailing address?

A:   Student’s Full Name

       6515 Ocean Drive,  Mailbox # ________

       Corpus Christi, Texas 78412

      (DO NOT use a room assignment in the address line)


Q:   What time can I pick up my mail?

A:   Mail will be in your mailbox by 1pm Monday - Friday.  (Postal Holidays Excluded)


Q:   I received an email about a package.  When can I pick it up and what do I need?

A:   Packages are ready by 1pm.  You will need your Sanddollar ID and the PINK slip in your mailbox.


Q:   Can I call to find out what mail is inside my box?

A:   No, as your agent we are not authorized to discuss over the phone the contents of any particular box.


Q:   Can I have someone else pick up my mail or package?

A:   No, you are the only authorized user for the mailbox. 


Q:   Can I receive mail or packages for someone else?

A:   No, you will only receive mail and packages in your name.  NO EXCEPTIONS


Q:   Can I have promotional flyers put in resident mailboxes?

A:   No, resident mailboxes are private and for the exclusive use of U.S. Mail delivered to campus by the United States Post Office.  


Q:   Can I send outgoing mail or packages?

A:   Yes, there are several USPS boxes around campus & a drop slot at the mail center.  For packages we    have UPS services available at the mail center location.