Specialized Services

Logistics offers a variety of specialized services to the MSU community.

Desktop Shipping

UPS and FedEx offer desktop solutions and pickup of expedited shipments. MSU contracted pricing can result in significant savings for campus users. Learn more about our Desktop Shipping services.

Event Material Management

Logistics handles materials sent to conferences, exhibits, and events at Michigan State University—housing them in a secure, climate-controlled environment. Learn more about our Event Material Management service.

Personal Use Shipping Services

Logistics offers outbound domestic parcel shipping for students, faculty, staff, alumni, and retirees.

Please bring your package to University Stores, 166 Service Rd. to ship using UPS, FedEx, or USPS. Central Shipping and Receiving accepts outbound shipments between 7:30 - 11:45 a.m. and 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. Payment via cash, check, or credit card is accepted.

There is no office pickup service for personal packages. We cannot accept:

  • international shipments
  • hazardous materials
  • less-than-truckload shipments
  • illegal items
  • articles of unusual value (including, but not limited to, cash and jewelry)

Other restrictions may apply.

Fee-based services

  • Pickups exceeding eight cartons or one hamper of mail
  • Uncrating and moving of equipment
  • Special delivery or unscheduled pickups

View the complete Service Fee list.