Express Mail

FedEx

FedEx offers online shipping and account management, as well as desktop pickup and campus drop boxes. Payment will be made via your University Credit Card. To set up a new FedEx account or convert an existing account, please complete this form and return via email to rmpyland@syr.edu. Once your access is established, you will receive a user ID and password. You must set up your access via the Purchasing Office to ensure proper discounts are applied to your shipments. Do not apply online directly through FedEx. Contact Ryan Pyland in Purchasing at 315-443-1957 with any questions or comments.

Domestic US Express

Envelope 5 lbs Package
First Overnight: Next business day delivery by 8 or 8:30 a.m.
(*THIS SERVICE IS NOT DISCOUNTED).
$40.35 Zone 2 $48.45 Zone 2
Priority Overnight: Next business day delivery by 10:30 a.m. to most areas.
$3.55 Zones 2-8 $7.20 Zones 2-8
Standard Overnight: Next business day delivery by 3:00 p.m. to most areas.
$3.52 Zones 2-8 $7.19 Zones 2-8
Two Day: Delivery in two business days by 4:30 p.m. to most areas.
$4.95 Zones 2-8 $7.17 Zones 2-8
Express Saver: Delivery in three business days by 4:30 p.m. to most areas.
$4.90 Zones 2-8 $7.12 Zones 2-8

International Express Services

International First: Reach specific European cities in 2 business days by 8:00 a.m.
*(THIS SERVICE IS NOT DISCOUNTED)*
Prices starting at: Envelope $82.25
International Priority: Delivery in 1, 2 or 3 business days.
Prices starting at: Envelope $24.25

 

UPS

UPS now offers the convenience of online shipping. The new streamlined screen layout eliminates multiple pages and forms, allowing you to manage all transaction details on a single page. Innovative options, from e-mail notification to delivery confirmation, can provide you with the tools necessary to keep you informed once your shipment is out the door. To set up a UPS account and ensure proper discounts are applied to your shipments, please complete this form and return to rmpyland@syr.edu. You must set up your account via the Purchasing Office to ensure proper pricing. Do not apply online directly through UPS.com.

Example of UPS pricing:

Domestic US Express
Envelope 5lbs Pkg Zone
Next Day Air – morning delivery $5.43 $8.28 102
$6.30 $10.64 103
$7.11 $15.16 104
$7.33 $16.37 105
$7.65 $18.24 106
$7.91 $18.01 107
$8.22 $18.75 108
Next Day Air Saver – afternoon delivery
$4.71 $6.96 132
$5.50 $9.15 133
$6.50 $13.70 134
$6.72 $14.47 135
$6.84 $16.01 136
$6.97 $16.06 137
$7.36 $16.78 138
Second Day Air
 Delivery by the end of second business day $3.86  $4.37  202
 to all 50 states and Puerto Rico $3.86  $4.45  203
$3.86  $5.03  204
$3.93  $6.15  205
$4.66  $8.30  206
$4.94  $9.07  207
$5.06  $9.47  208
 Ground  1lb Rate  5lb Rate  –
 Day definite delivery to all 50 states and Puerto Rico,  $3.50 $3.87  2
 one to six business days  $3.50  $4.05  3
 $3.50  $4.52  4
 $3.50  $4.56  5
 $3.50  $4.61  6
 $3.50  $4.71  7
 $3.50 $5.06 8

 

International Express Services
Express International $13.57
Delivery within 1-3 days…see ups.com for time in transit details Beginning point for envelope
Expedited International $20.16
Delivery within 2-5 days…see ups.com for time in transit details Beginning point for 1lb package
  • Shipment may incur fees in addition to base rates including fuel surcharge
  • For February the ground fuel surcharge is 3.25%, air and international fuel surcharge is 1.0%
  • Residential surcharge ground $1.96/air $2.30
  • Delivery areas