How To: Accept a Package

Last updated on 04/15/2020
This guidance is not intended to replace policy or direction specific to your local government or institution. It has been written in alignment with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and public health recommendations. If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, please follow the CDC guidelines.

  • Leave packages at your door, in your mailbox, or bring them right inside and leave them by your door for a few hours. Then wash your hands.
  • Alternatively, you can open the package outdoors, recycle the packaging, then wash your hands.
  • For more detailed information, read one of our recent Op-Eds.