Mail and Distribution Services offers a variety of postal and printing services to the Harvard Community. We are dedicated to providing excellent service and consultation to support Harvard University's communications throughout its campuses and around the world.


U.S. Postal Service announces new rates effective January 26, 2014

The United States Postal Service will increase postage prices in January, 2014, including the price of a First-Class Mail single-piece letter from 46 cents to 49 cents.

Highlights of First-Class Mail pricing

  • Letters (1 oz.) — 3-cent increase to 49 cents
  • Letters additional ounces — 1-cent increase to 21 cents
  • Letters to all international destinations (1 oz.) — $1.15
  • Postcards — 1-cent increase to 34 cents

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