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Chemistry Shipping Center - Fed-Ex

The Chemistry Department Stockroom provides fast and efficient shipping using Federal Express. Shipping services are provided to Rice members (faculty, staff, and students) with an active Chemistry Stockroom account. To create a stockroom account, please click here.  

Service Payment/fees
  • Same Day Shipping cut-off time 1:30 p.m.
  • All shipments require a valid account number (fund and org).
  • NO cash, checks, or credit cards accepted
  • No third party shipping
  • Must fill out Department’s Shipping form in the Space Science Shipping / Receiving Office or you can print it here

Outgoing Mail

  • Drop off box for all outgoing mail. (FedEx, UPS, USPS, etc.)  
  • Delivery Services collects all outgoing mail at 2pm Monday - Friday 
  • Department, personal, or prepaid mail must be boxed, labeled, sealed, and ready to be shipped

Chemistry Shipping Center Services and Fees

Service Fee
FedEx Express or FedEx Ground $6.00 Packages, Envelopes, Boxes
FedEx Freight $8.00 Weight 151 - 2000+ lbs.
FedEx Dangerous Goods $27.00 Hazardous Materials (Including Dry Ice)
International Dangerous Goods $32.00 Hazardous Materials (Including Dry Ice)
High Risk Dangerous Goods $32.00 Explosives, Radioactive Material

Shipping Office Hours:

Monday – Friday

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Contact Information:

Javier Chavez, Shipping/Receiving Coordinator

Phone: 713-348-3257