Address your post

Correctly addressed post (mail) will be delivered to your designated mailbox situated outside your court/house entrance. Each flat/house has its own mailbox. We suggest that you check your mailbox regularly so that it does not become too full.

Addressing mail

  • Your Full Name
  • Flat Number (not your Room Number)
  • Residential Court
  • Goodricke College
  • Deramore Lane
  • York
  • Post Code



Example Address:

Mr Joe Bloggs
Flat 43
Janet Baker Court
Goodricke College
Deramore Lane
YO10 5GY



Don't forget that each court has its own post code:

Janet Baker Court: YO10 5GY

Kenneth Dixon Court: YO10 5GP

Oliver Sheldon Court: YO10 5GW

Your mailbox

Accessing your mailbox

Your mailbox key is hung up in your kitchen and is to be shared by all house members.

It is important that you look after the mailbox key. If you lose it there will be a charge of £10 for a replacement.

Parcels & Packages

Large parcels/mail 

Large parcels or letters will be sent to the mailroom in the Piazza Building. Each item will be scanned and you will be emailed to let you know when it is ready for collection. To collect your package you will need your university ID card as proof of identity. If you have any questions you can contact the mail room directly on 01904 325121 or email

You are advised to check the opening hours of the mailroom before collecting your parcels.