ARMCUMS is pleased to invite you to join us at this year's conference, being held in Logan, Utah and hosted by Utah State University.  This year's conference is gearing up to be one of the best yet!

Conference fees this year are most likely the lowest cost and best value you'll find for any conference of this type.

  • Members: $179 for the first attendee and $159 for each additional member from the same institution.  Register by August 15, 2019 and take advantage of the $20 early bird discount for the first attendee.  Use coupon code eb2019 when checking out.
  • Non-Members: $219 for the first attendee and $199 for each additional person from the same institution.  Fee includes ARMCUMS membership for the 2019-2020 fiscal year, ending June 30, 2020.  Register by August 15, 2019 and take advantage of the $20 early bird discount for the first attendee.  Use coupon code eb2019 when checking out.
  • Guests: $159 per guest, includes all conference meals and participation in conference sponsored extra-curricular activities.

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Hotel Info

Conference rate of $89-$99 per night. 

  • $89 - Classic 2 Queen
  • $99 - Deluxe 1 King

Mention ARMCUMS when calling to make your reservation - (435) 797.0017 OR use the link below when making your reservation online.

Click here to make your hotel reservation at the University Inn & Conference Center

Salt Lake City
International Airport

  • AeroMexico
  • Alaska
  • American Airlines
  • Delta
  • Frontier
  • jetBlue
  • KLM
  • Southwest
  • Unit

Salt Lake Express
Shuttle & Charter

Shuttle - Airport/Hotel

  • From/To Salt Lake City Airport
  • To/From USU University Inn,
    Logan, Utah
  • Approx. 1 hour 50 minutes to
    1 hour 55 minutes each way.
  • (208) 656.8824

Cache Valley Transit

Public Transportation while in Logan

See website for detailed information on:

  • Map and time schedule
  • Bus stops
  • Bus numbering
  • How to board and get off the bus
  • Fares
  • (435) 752.2877

Bear Lake Adventure!

Come early and join us on an adventure to Bear Lake.  Saturday, September 28th

Plan to arrive in time for breakfast at 8 am, which will include our first conference session and then a 9:30-10 am departure from Utah State University on Saturday morning.

The Bear Lake Valley is a recreational paradise! Bear Lake is often called “Caribbean of the Rockies” for its intense turquoise blue water. Jet ski, go sailing, boating, fish, swim and play on sandy beaches.  Enjoy bird watching & wildlife.

If you've never been to Bear Lake, you owe it to yourself to go, because it's not just another mountain lake.

Our adventure will include a bus ride to the lake, lunch, followed by an ice cream treat.  We have some informative and educational conference sessions planned for the day.  We'll return to Utah State University no later than 4 pm.  In plenty of time for our Opening Reception and possibly a Utah State vs. Colorado State University football game.

No additional cost to participate - just note that you'll be participating on your registration form.

Early Bird Trip!

  • Saturday, September 28
  • 8 am breakfast
  • 9:30-10 am departure from USU
  • 4 pm return to USU
  • Lunch included
  • Ice cream treat
  • Educational conference sessions included
  • Cost included in your registration fee

Tentative Conference Schedule


8:00 am               Breakfast

9:00 am               Board bus to beautiful Bear Lake, Conference Sessions, Networking Activities at USU Training Center

Efficiency Through a Healthy Lifestyle by Mary Calahan

11:15 am             Conference Overview Session/ expectations – Richard Boudrero

12:00 am              Catered lunch and world-famous raspberry shakes while networking with peers and business partners at Home Town Inn

1:30 am               Board bus and return to campus through scenic Logan Canyon

Benefits of Merging Print & Mail by Thom Roylance of Brigham Young University (retired)

3:00 am                              Opening Reception – Welcome and introductions at University Inn--- Hot Topics Discussion – Richard Boudrero

3:45 pm               Benchmarking Workshop led by Pat Ring from Boston University

5:00 pm               Walk to Stadium - Homecoming game – USU vs CSU at Maverick Stadium, Merlin Olsen Field


7:30 am               Breakfast at University Inn

8:30 am               Welcome and Business Partner Introductions

8:45am                               Exhibit Hall Open

10:45 am             Mail Centers – Are You Handling HAZMAT or Suspect You Should Be, What Do You Do? – Jorge Espinoza, UC- San Diego

12:00 pm            Lunch with Business Partners – Old Main Amphitheatre

1:15 pm               Customer Services and Relationship Building by Ronnie Farris of Lipscomb University

2:15 pm               Exhibit Hall Open

4:00 pm               Panel Discussion led by our C&U colleagues Roberts/Wilson/Barclay/Powell/Robison/Scriven

5:30 pm               Dinner – Eccles Conference Center – Hot Topics discussion by C&U Peters


7:30 am               Breakfast with Business Partners

8:30 am               USPS Delivery Partner Update by Elizabeth Flannery, USPS Headquarters

9:30 am               Exhibit Hall Open (Final) – 11:45

12:00 pm            Lunch with Business Partners – On the Quad Burgers and Dogs

1:30 pm               International Update & Planning - Steve Smith of Base 60 Consulting

2: 45 pm            Mary Calahan, Budget Saving Address Quality Tips and Tools for Reducing Undeliverable Mail

3:45 pm               Customs Forms – Streaming in a New World – Steve Smith of Base 60 Consulting

5:45 pm               ARMCUMS Awards Banquet and Group Photo  David B Haight Alumni Center


7:00 am               Breakfast at University Inn

8:15 am               Technologies, Improving Our Efficiencies, and Building Our Bottom Line – Mike Lloyd UNC-Wilmington

9: 30 am              Round Table Discussions Peers

10:30 am             Membership Meeting

12:00 pm             Lunch

1:15  pm            Current and  Emerging   Trends                                              Mail Center tour and campus visit


Tour of USU Chocolate Factory



7:30 am               Breakfast

8:30 am               Round Table Discussions

9:30 am               Conference wrap-up

11:00 am             Head home