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Shipping Request Instructions and Form

***Important International Shipping Information Update***

An International Shipping Review is required for ALL international shipments. You must obtain approval prior to submitting a shipping request. Please plan your international shipments a few days ahead of time as the International Shipping Review will take at least 1 business day to complete. See additional information below.

Mandatory International Shipping Review
International shipments must first be reviewed by the Office of Research Security and Export Control (RSEC). RSEC’s international shipping guidance is available here. Please contact or for review and approval prior to requesting assistance from the Department of Microbiology. We will confirm any international shipment has been reviewed and approved by RSEC prior to assisting on the shipment.
FedEx/UPS Domestic Shipping Instructions
  1. Email to let us know you will be sending a package and then complete a the Shipping Request Form.
  2. Same-day shipping requests should be sent  before 12:00 pm.
  3. We will email you a shipping label that you will need to:
  • Print
  • Place in clear envelope
  • Affix to the package

*Shipping supplies are located in room 221 and 527. REMOVE or mark through any old labels, bar codes, addresses, etc. on your package

Package Pickup Options 
  1. Take your package to a FedEx/UPS Store
  2. Leave your package outside the Microbiology Office in the designated location before 1:00 pm.   Your package will not be picked up if this option was not chosen at the same time shipping label was created.
  3. NOTE: The drop box outside of the Chemistry building has been removed.
Email for assistance with Dry Ice or International shipments.

**Click here for shipping request form**


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