Students may only forward their mail to an off campus address for the following reasons:

  1. Leave of Absence
  2. Graduating
  3. Summer Break
  4. Study Abroad

You cannot have your mail forwarded during the school year if you do not fit one of the conditions above. You are required to have an active campus mailbox if you are a full-time, undergraduate student.

Summer Break

Mail will be delivered to your campus box during the summer break unless you fill out a forwarding request form.

Winter Break

Mail will not be forwarded during the winter break, it will be delivered to your campus box.

Rules for Forwarding

In order to forward mail you must fill out a LMU Distribution Center Forwarding Request form or submit a formal letter authorizing your mail to be forwarded. Forwarding is not automatic.

Mail arriving through the US Postal Service will be returned to our Post Office the following business day with your forward address. It normally takes the US Postal Service twelve to fourteen days to forward first class mail. However, it may take up to six weeks to deliver forwarded mail. Items received from couriers other than the US Postal Service are not eligible for forwarding.

Submitting a Forward Request

You may drop off a forward request to our mail service counter in University Hall, Suite 1100 during normal business hours. Forwarding Request Forms are available Forwarding Request. If you cannot turn in a forward request during this time you may fax or mail your forwarding request. Forwarding requests must contain a signature or they will not be considered valid.

Mail form to:

Business Center
Loyola Marymount University
1 LMU Dr, STE 1100
Los Angeles, CA 90045

Fax: (310) 338-2322