Other Services

We provide a number of other services to the ACU campus. We receive the inbound freight and shipments via FedEx, UPS and other carriers. We pick up purchases from the local vendors in Abilene. We deliver to your department's main office the shipments received, items picked up in town and Warehouse orders. We also provide services such as Shredding/Recycling Services in which we pick up a container from your office, shred the documents, and return the container back to your department. We also now have individual storage space available for lease. In addition, University Procurement is the administrator of all out-going shipping.

University Procurement Services Guide

Other Services

Copy Machines

For information, questions or problems with the leased copiers contact University Procurement, Sandra Hall at 325-674-2273.

On-Campus Deliveries

Deliveries are made daily Monday - Friday. We will deliver to your department's main office between the hours of 1:00 and 5:00 pm. 

We're sorry, but our delivery personnel do not have the time to unpack or assemble items that they deliver. Please contact Facilities Management at x2665 to submit a work request for unpacking or assembly.

Central Receiving

We provide for ACU departments, receiving for inbound:

  • Freight
  • FedEx Express and Ground
  • UPS

Deliveries received before noon will typically be delivered that afternoon. Deliveries received after noon will be delivered the afternoon of the next business day. When we receive an overnight shipment, we will contact the recipient giving them the choice to come pick up the shipment or wait for delivery that afternoon.

When you are expecting a large item, a large quantity of items or if the shipment requires special handling or equipment to unload or deliver, please contact us in advance so that we can schedule the vehicle(s) and personnel needed to deliver to your department.

Shipping

  • All Department FedEx shipments will be web based.  You will be able to process your own shipment from your desktop computer, using your ACU Purchasing Card.
  • If you need to be signed up for shipping access, please contact us at purchasing@acu.edu or 325-674-2246.
  • To access ACU FedEx go to www.FedEx.com or click on the FedEx emblem located on the University Purchasing home page and follow the shipping instructions.
     

After printing your label, you will immediately know your tracking number.

  • Free FedEx boxes and shipping envelopes will be furnished to your department and delivered to your office upon request.
  • UPS is the preferred vendor for out-going shipping.
  • All department UPS Shipments will be web-based.  You will be able to process your own shipment from your desktop computer, using your ACU purchasing Card.
  • If you need to be signed up for shipping access, please contact us at purchasing@acu.edu or 325-674-2246.
  • To access ACU's UPS, go to www.campusship.ups.com or click on the UPS emblem located on the University Procurement home page and follow the shipping instructions.
  • After printing your label, you will immediately know your tracking number.
  • Free UPS boxes and shipping envelopes will be furnished to your department and delivered to your office upon request.
Package Pickup

Freight
We will pick up from your department and transport to our warehouse any outbound freight. It is your responsibility to have the shipment completely prepared and addressed. If you need help in selecting a carrier, please contact us.

To have us pick up your outbound freight, please contact us at purchasing@acu.edu or 325-674-2246. Please give us the following information:

  • Location of the shipment
  • A contact name and telephone number in your department
  • If the shipment is large, a large quantity of items or requires special equipment to pick up or transport the shipment
     

Empty Toner or Ink Cartridges
We will pick up from your department and transport to our warehouse any empty toner or ink cartridges for recycling.

To have us pick up your empty toner or ink cartridges, please email us at purchasing@acu.edu.