Chemistry Shipping Center

Chemistry Shipping Center

The Chemistry 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.

Shipping Office Hours
Monday – Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Contact Information
Javier Chavez, Shipping/Receiving Coordinator
Phone: 713-348-3257

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 2:00 p.m. Monday - Friday 
  • Department, personal, or prepaid mail must be boxed, labeled, sealed, and ready to be shipped

Chemistry Shipping Center Services and Fees




FedEx Express or FedEx Ground


Packages, Envelopes, Boxes

FedEx Freight


Weight 151 - 2000+ lbs.

FedEx Dangerous Goods


Hazardous Materials (Including Dry Ice)

International Dangerous Goods


Hazardous Materials (Including Dry Ice)

High Risk Dangerous Goods


Explosives, Radioactive Material