Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Business Affairs - Office Services - Allegheny Campus

U.S. Postal Rate Increases Effective January 26, 2014

 New postage rates based on shape, thickness and weight

Beginning January 26, 2014, the rate to mail a one ounce, first-class letter will increase to 49¢. Increases will be effective for each additional ounce for letters and flats over one ounce and increases across the board for parcels. The United States Postal Service changed to a shape-based pricing schedule in May, 2007. This means they have been placing a greater emphasis on the size and not the weight of the item being mailed when determining the cost. Therefore, all material being mailed should be folded and placed into the smallest size envelope/package possible. 

Information and tips about the rate increase.

First Class Mail—Single-Piece Rates Fact Sheet.

Questions? Need more information? Please contact Mailing Services at 412.237.2612.

The Allegheny Campus Office Services Department consists of the following departments:

Duplicating Center
Library Building, Room 103D

Hours of Operation
Monday through Thursday
  7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 
  4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. 
  7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
Walk-up service ~ Limited to 750 copies per job

Three (3) working days required for jobs exceeding 750 copies

Mailing Services     
Library Building, Room 103D
Monday through Friday
    8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Shipping and Receiving
Library Building, Room 116
Monday through Friday
  8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Bulk Mail Center
Library Building, Room 103
Monday through Friday
    8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Office Services Contact Information

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