Business Reply Mail -The
return postage is paid by the department.
Business Reply Mail is postage prepaid by the University for returning items to the University. The University is only charged for the actual items that are returned to the University.
Illinois State University has been assigned four different zip codes that are used on our business reply mail pieces. The zip coded used is based on the contents of the return envelope.
Variable - Depends on weight of piece
postage + 83¢
Letter sized envelope under 1 ounce
Letter sized envelope between 1-2 ounces
Business Reply Mail envelopes may be ordered through
University Communications/Printing Services @ 8-3647.
An example of the correct format of a
business reply envelope. An example of what not to do with a
business reply envelope. The Business Reply Envelopes delivery
address should never be altered. If altered, higher rates are
Courtesy Reply Mail -The
return postage is paid by the sender.
Courtesy Reply Mail is when postage is paid by the customer to return
something to you. An envelope is included in the mailing pre
addressed to come back to you. This helps speed up the mail
returned to you because all courtesy reply mail envelopes also include a
barcode that allows the mail to be automated. An example of the correct format of a
courtesy reply envelope.