Proper Addressing Formats

For all students living in dorms with an assigned NAU mailbox - use the following address formats:

United States Postal Service (USPS) - All USPS Mail Must Have a PO Box Number

  • [Student First Name] [Student Last Name] ***No Nicknames
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Student PO Box Number
  • Flagstaff AZ 86011

UPS and Fedex

  • [Student First Name] [Student Last Name] ***No Nicknames
  • Residence Hall Street Address (#PO Box number)
  • Residence Hall Name and Room Number
  • Flagstaff AZ 86011
Please add your students PO Box number after the street address using the following format (#PO Box number)

 For example:

Sam Student
1200 S Beaver St#6050
Sechrist Hall RM 992
Flagstaff, AZ 86011 

Note: If you use the residence hall address and NOT the PO BOX Number, UPS and FedEx will deliver your package to the front desk of the residence hall. The hall will notify the student when the package is received. All USPS mail is delivered to PO Boxes only.  The student will receive an e-mail from NAU Postal Services when a package is in.


For all students who live in residence that are close to NAU, but are not assigned an NAU PO Box:

Example:  Campus Heights, Fountaine Residence, Hilltop Townhouses, McKay Village, Pine Ridge Village, Ponderosa Apts, Roseberry Apts, South Village Apts, The Suites, etc.

Do not address to NAU, these residence are delivered to by the USPS.  Use full name, street address (apt/room number) Flagstaff AZ 86001