Dos and Don’ts


  • Use your student's full proper name as registered at UConn
  • List their room number and hall
  • Use the zip code dedicated to UConn's Storrs Campus. 06269 is for Huskies Only.
  • Double check addresses when ordering from an online vendor
  • Delete old addresses on vendor websites


  • Don't use student's nickname, abbreviated name or omit it altogether
  • Don't use their mailbox number
  • Don't allow vendors to add a street address (unless you are housed in Northwood)
  • Don't use the words UCONN or University of Connecticut in the address
  • Don't utilize a mail service that requires a signature from a person over 21 years of age