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How to Address Mail

This is a graphic on how and where to write an address for sending mail. A drawing of a hand, writing an address in the middle of the envelope is depicted.

Hales and Off-Campus Rentals

First and Last Name
BYUH#_____ (your mailbox number)
55-220 Kulanui Street Bldg 5
Laie, HI 96762-1293

*Address must be written in the formats above to ensure quick arrival of mail. DO NOT use Hale room assignment.


First and Last Name
TVA#_____ (your mailbox number)
55-550 Naniloa Loop
Laie, HI 96762-1293

*DO NOT use your child's name when addressing mail.

Faculty and Staff Address

Full Name/Department Name
BYUH# _____
55-220 Kulanui St. Bldg 5
Laie, Hawaii 96762

*Make sure all mailed items have a four-digit department box number.

(Fig a) There are important areas on a mailing envelope: upper left corner, middle, and upper right corner.

image of an envelope with dashed boxes around areas of importance on a letter

(Fig b) The upper left corner area is for your mailing address.

image of a hand writing in the return address field of an envelope

(Fig c) The middle area is for the address you are sending the mail.

image of a hand writing in the address on an envelope

(Fig d) The upper right corner area is where you put the postage stamps. Amount of stamps may be different depending on the destination.

image of a hand placing a stamp on an envelope