Article | July 12, 2018

LU Saved $120,000 Annually By Overcoming Limitations In The Mailroom

Source: OPEX Corporation
LU Saved $120,000 Annually By Overcoming Limitations In The Mailroom

The current generation of students may rely heavily on paperless communication (text, social media, email), but a trail of physical mail still follows them as they apply for and attend college.

Colleges and universities face unique challenges in that they are sorting two distinct mail streams. On one hand, these organizations receive thousands of pieces of education-related mail every day – applications, admissions forms, payments, student documents, etc. They also receive business mailings for a variety of different departments, both operational (finance, maintenance, admissions) and academic mailings that go to specific departments and individual professors.