Dec 07, 2020 During the University’s Christmas and New Year’s holiday break (December 23rd, 2020 through January 1st, 2021) the Central Receiving Building (REC), including Mail Services, will be open for your convenience from 8:00am to 12:00 Noon on Thursday, December 31st Incoming USPS mail/packages, FedEx/UPS packages and previously scheduled freight deliveries will be received and processed on that day. However, no packages or mail will be delivered or collected on campus during the break. On that day, all University personnel are welcome to visit Central Receiving/Mail Services and pick up mail/packages and leave outgoing mail (which will be taken to the Post Office the next working day). To allow time for processing, please plan pickups of mail and packages for after 10:00am on December 31st. The deadline for bulk mailings will be December 15th. In addition, no industrial gases or laboratory alcohol will be delivered during the holidays. Orders for industrial gases or laboratory alcohol received after close of business on December 22nd will not be processed until after the break. The surplus property area will be closed. We will return to normal business operations on Monday, January 4th, 2021. If you have any questions or concerns, please call x6315 for Central Receiving or x6116 for Mail Services.