U.S. Postal Service
Mail Services, Postage Increase News Alert!!!
Please note: New Postage Rate Stating Monday January 23 2012!
On Monday January 23, 2012, the United States Postal Service will impose an increase in shipping costs across all services offered. Over most classes of service, this rate increase will effect shipping by raising prices by $0.01 per piece. Please click the link below for additional information in regards to the new shipping rates. This link is also a valuable reference for those who are planning large mailings and/or mailing budgets for their areas. If you have any questions or concerns regarding these new rates, please feel free to contact your campus Mail Services Supervisor.
USPS January 2012 Rate Increase Information https://www.usps.com/new-prices.htm
Please note that the price for a one-ounce First-Class stamp will increase from 41 cents to 42 cents on May 12, 2008. Click here to read more about this increase as well as other increases for postage.
May 12, 2006
The following information was released from the United States Post Office; Mail Services will update you with any other information regarding new prices as it is received. Please use this information in planning for your budgets. The Board of Governors announced that the USPS will be filing a RATE CASE. We are expecting to see an 8.5% AVERAGE increase and the one-ounce First-Class Mail stamp to increase from 39 cents to 42 cents. Approximate date is May of 2007.