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Union Express Mailroom

Union Express is the student mailroom operated by Housing and Residential Life for students living in the residence halls. Residents are requested to have all mail addressed using the format below:

Full Name
Union Express
50 Lower College Rd. Unit XXXX  (XXXX is the assigned unit number)
Kingston, RI 02881

Please Note:

  • The local P.O. box number in MyHousing is the student's unit number.
  • Students may have packages sent to their unit number two weeks prior to the start of the semester.
  • The Union Express will email students at their URI email address when a package arrives.
  • The Union Express does not have the capacity to store refrigerated items and is not responsible for flowers or perishable packages.
  • Summer Session students use SS1, SS2, or SS3 instead of a unit number.

Fall 2015/Spring 2016 Hours
Monday through Wednesday - 10:00am through 6:00pm
Thursday through Friday - 10:00am through 5:00pm
Saturday - 9:00am through 1:00pm
Sunday - Closed
Holidays - Closed

Summer / School Breaks
Monday through Friday - 8:00am through 3:00pm
Saturday and Sunday - Closed
Holidays - Closed


During all Summer Sessions, all student mailboxes are closed. All mail and packages should be picked up at the Union Express window.


Union Express is located on the lower level of the Memorial Union building.
Phone:  401-874-2189, 401-874-5030
Fax:  401-874-4276