Post Office – Chester Campus

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The Widener Post Office is a contract postal unit of the USPS, and is located on the Lower Level of University Center.

The Widener Post Office, a contract postal unit of the United States Postal Service, provides many of the services of a “regular” USPS post office, including:

  • Stamp sales
  • Package mailing via the USPS
  • International letter mailing
  • USPS Priority Mail Express service (express mail must be received in the Widener Post Office no later than 12:30 p.m.)
  • USPS Priority Mail service
  • USPS Registered Mail service

We also provide post office boxes to current Widener University resident students.

We do not provide the following:

  • Passport services
  • USPS Money Orders
  • International package mailing

Please be advised that payment at the Widener Post Office is cash only. No checks, credit cards or Widener Campus1 Card are accepted for payment.

A Look at First Class Postage through the Years

Postal Update: The cost of the USPS First-Class Forever stamp increased to 55 cents on Sunday, January 27, 2019.

Addressing Mail from Off-Campus to a Widener Resident Student

Student mail needs to be addressed properly to facilitate delivery. Address mail to a Widener resident student from off-campus (home, etc.) as follows:


             Student’s Name

           WU BOX #: _____


           1 UNIVERSITY PL

           CHESTER PA  19013-5792


Never, ever, send cash through the mail.