FAQ: POETAF Shipments


Logistics: Outbound Shipping assists and facilitates departmental outbound shipments and mailings.


Does Mailing Center at The Trove accept POETAFs for outbound shipments?

The Trove is home to the Mailing Center, a full-service postal annex that offers shipping and mailing services to the public, students, and the campus community. As of February 13, 2023, The Trove is no longer accepting departmental outbound shipments using POETAF strings for payment.

How do I complete an outbound shipment using a POETAF string for payment?

For nonhazardous, domestic mail:

For HazMat/Biological/Potential Hazardous Materials and International shipments:

If you still have questions or need additional assistance, please submit a ticket or email outboundshipping@ucsd.edu.