Additional Domestic Services | Post Office | Kent State University

Additional Domestic Services

Return Receipt:

This service is available with: Express Mail. Also available with First-Class Mail Parcels, Standard Post, Media Mail, and Priority Mail when purchased at the time with one of the following services: Certified Mail and Insured Mail.

PS Form 3813, May 2007

Description: This service provides the sender with a proof of delivery. It also supplies the recipient’s actual address, if that address is different than the address supplied by the sender.

Must be combined with Certified Mail.

 Price: $2.75 + price of postage

Insured Mail (under $500)

This service is available with: First-Class mail, First-Class mail parcels, Standard Post, Media Mail, Priority Mail & Express

Description:  This service provides the sender with a mailing receipt, and up to $500 indemnity for lost, rifled, or damaged articles.

Can be combined with: USPS tracking or Signature confirmation

Price: Varies based on amount of coverage requested

Not availble with international

 

 

 


 

Insured Mail (over $500)

PS Form 3813-P, May 2007

This service is available with: First-Class mail, First-Class mail parcels, Standard Post, Media Mail, Priority Mail

Description:  This service provides the sender with a mailing receipt, and up to $5000 indemnity for lost, rifled, or damaged articles.

Can be combined with: USPS tracking or Signature confirmation

Price: Varies based on amount of coverage requested.

Not available with international mail & APO/FPO

 

 


Certified Mail

PS Form 3800, August 2006

This service is available with: First-Class Mail and Priority Mail

Description: This service provides the sender with a mailing receipt and online access to the delivery statue. The recipient’s signature is obtained and a delivery record is maintained by the United States Postal Service.

Can be combined with: Return Receipt. Doesn't provide sender with signature unless combined with Return Receipt.

Price: $3.35 + postage

Not available with international

 


Signature Confirmation

PS Form 153, January 2005

This service is available with: Standard Post, Media Mail, Priority Mail, First-Class Mail Parcels

Description: This service provides the sender with a mailing receipt, the date and time the article will be delivered, as well as the location. The recipient must sign to receive the package. At the sender’s request, they may receive the signature.

Can be combined with: Insurance (doestic only)

Price: $2.90 + postage

 


 

USPS Tracking (Delivery Confirmation)

This service is available with: Standard Post, Media Mail, Priority Mail, First-Class Mail Parcels

Description: This service provides the sender with a mailing receipt, the date, zip code, and the time the article will be delivered. The recipient’s signature is obtained and a delivery record is maintained by the United States Postal Service.

Can be combined with: Insurance and Return Receipt.

Price: Free with Priority Mail and Standard Post

For tracking for parcels, go to certified mail≥