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Distribution and Property Control Services

Distribution and Property Control Services is dedicated to optimizing service while providing products and services that maximize system resources; maintaining the highest level of professionalism, ethics and integrity in support of the university mission.

Property Control

  • Provides accurate accounting for the acquisition, movement and disposition of University (State) property.

Shipping and Receiving

  • Receives and delivers all incoming packages for the University.
  • Packs and ships all outgoing materials via appropriate carrier.

USPS and Intracampus Mail

  • Supports all academic & administrative mail service needs of the University.
  • Sorts and delivers all incoming USPS and intra-campus mail and processes all outgoing mail.
  • Provides information and assistance for bulk mail, special permit mail, overnight mail, postal forms and information on USPS postal regulations and restrictionsGift Options.

Cut-Off Times:

Distribution Services Deliveries and Pick-Ups begin at 10:00 AM to the Campus.
A second daily Pick-up Only is available from three locations on Campus at 2:00 PM.  The Locations for the 2:00 PM Daily Pick-Up are the white mail boxes located outside the:

  • Rotunda, Craven 3rd Floor.
  • Markstein Hall, back door to parking lot
  • Science Hall II, 2nd Floor Entry.

AFTER 2:00 PM, you may bring your mail to Distribution Services located in the University Services Building, Room 32.  The following cut-off times must be met for mail to be processed and sent out on the same day:

  • Federal Express: 2:00 PM
  • USPS Express Mail, Certified Mail: 2:00 PM
  • USPS FIRST CLASS, Priority, Air Mail: 3:00 PM

Please call Distribution Services at Ext. 4525 if you have any questions regarding the specific times and locations of Mail Deliveries/Pick-Ups.

Contact/Location Information:

  • Location:
    University Services Building
    441 La Moree Road
  • San Marcos, CA 92078

Business Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm