Student Handbook

Personal Possessions

Shipping Belongings to Smith

You may want to send trunks and boxes to the college after you have received your housing assignment.

Small boxes can be sent by USPS; large boxes and trunks should be sent via UPS or FedEx. All packages should be prepaid and insured. If you have any questions please contact mail services at mailservices@smith.edu

Your letters and packages must be addressed in the following manner:

(Registered Name)
Smith College
1 Chapin Way, Unit #XXXX
Northampton, MA 01063

Do not use the term “P.O. box” number. Your items will not get to you if addressed this way.

Please do not ship your items more than one week prior to your arrival on campus.

Your items will be held for you at Mail Services, located on the lower level of the campus center.

Please visit  www.usps.com ,  www.ups.com and  www.fedex.com to locate your nearest processing location.