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USPS Postal Rates to Increase Monday, May 14, 2007
May 8, 2007, Volume 53, No. 33
Forever Stamp

Penn Mail Services would like to inform the University community that effective Monday, May 14, the United States Postal Service (USPS) will increase all postal rates and fees.This includes increases to bulk and non-profit mail rates. The rate for single-piece first class mail will go from 39 cents to 41 cents. The postcard rate will also increase, from 24 cents to 26 cents.

For more information on these and other rate changes, please visit the USPS website at: www.usps.com/ratecase/welcome.htm.

At left, the new Forever stamp issued by USPS, will always be valid as First-Class postage on standard envelopes weighing one ounce or less, regardless of any subsequent increases in the First-Class rate. The stamp art features a computer-generated image of the Liberty Bell by nationally acclaimed artist Tom Engeman of Brunswick, Maryland.


Almanac - May 8, 2007, Volume 53, No. 33