What are the benefits of shipping with UPS EZ-Ship?

  • Decide if you want ground or next day air shipping

  • Print label at your site immediately – no waiting

  • Flat rates for shipping to the UNL VDC regardless of the origin of the package:

Method of shipment Weight category Cost/box*
UPS Ground Light < 15 lb $7
  Medium 15-25 lb $10
  Heavy > 25 lb $15
UPS Next Day Air Light < 15 lb $15
  Medium 15-25 lb $30
  Heavy > 25 lb $45


*Please note: Prices are subject to change without notice

How to Ship Samples Using the UPS EZ-Ship labels:

  1. Use your Account Number from your invoices or statements, or contact the UNL VDC at 402-472-1434 for your account number to use on the website. You will use this same number for subsequent shipments.

    Under “UPS Service” choose either Ground or Next Day Air.
  2. Print the label and affix to your package. Please do not forget to include all necessary paperwork.

  3. Ship the package by choosing one of the following options:
    * Drop off at certain UPS locations.
    * Hand it to your local UPS driver when they come to your location.
    * Click the link provided as you view your EZ-Ship label to schedule a pick up  for free.

  4. Shipping charges invoiced monthly through EZ-ship will not be linked to a laboratory accession. Clinics should consider invoicing clients at time of shipment. Shipping charges will be added to your monthly UNL VDC statement.

Should I choose UPS Ground or UPS Next Day Air?

Use the map below to determine the best option for your location.  The map show UPS Ground transit days to our location.

UPS Ground to Lincoln Map