Central Mailing

Types of Services (Classes of Mail)

Registered Mail
Designed to provide security for valuable and important mail, plus evidence of mailing, delivery and indemnity in case of loss or damage. This mail is signed for every time it changes hands and is the most secure service that Postal Services offers. (This service can only be purchased when sending first class or priority mail)

Certified Mail
Designed to provide individual or businesses with proof of delivery for sent mail. This service provides the sender with a mailing receipt and a record of delivery and is maintained at the addressee’s main Post Office. The addressee will have to sign for the item upon delivery. (This service can only be purchased when sending first class or priority mail and applies to Domestic Mail only)

Delivery Confirmation
Provides confirmation of delivery or attempted delivery date upon the sender’s inquiry. Insurance coverage is not provided, but insurance maybe purchased as needed. (This service must be accompanied by mail being sent priority mail or package services.)

Insured Mail
Merchandise is insured against loss, damage, or rifling. Coverage may not exceed the fixed limit for the insurance fee paid. Claims for insured mail must be filed at the main post office.

Express Mail
Offers convenient overnight delivery and is the only overnight service that delivers 365 days a year. Yes, weekends and holidays included. Express mail includes letters, documents and merchandise, and is given top priority handling over all other classes of mail.
Student Center Post Office
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 765-285-8428
Fax: 765-285-2704