USPS Postage Rates

Effective January 26, 2014

On Sunday, January 26th, 2014 there will be adjustments in prices for certain mailing services: First Class Mail, Standard Mail, Periodicals, Package Services and Special Services. A regular first-class stamp will increase in cost from .46 cents to .49 cents. Any Forever Stamps purchased before this time can still be used at any time.

First Class 1oz. letter with regular postage stamp is .49 cents.

First Class 1oz. letter processed through the meter macine is .48 cents.

Postage rate and fee tables are available online at  

Some of the more commonly used postage rates and fee changes are listed below:

Mail Type   Rate
First-Class Mail Letter (1 oz.) 49¢
First-Class Mail Letter (2 oz.) 70¢
Postcard 34¢
First-Classl International letter (1 oz.) $1.15
Certified Mail $3.30

Additional information is available by contacting Chris Adkins, Campus Mail Services Supervisor. The phone number is x8573 or by e-mail at