Short Term Storage

The Short Term Storage plan is ideal for AU students needing to store items for only part of the summer.

Four free boxes and tape.

Your items are stored in safe, climate-controlled storage facility.

Retrieve your items from our on-campus UPS Store location with 48 hours notice.

How Short Term Storage Works

Pick up four free boxes and tape at The UPS Store

  • Get your boxes from The UPS Store beginning April 30.
  • Our large sturdy boxes (18″x18″x18″) provide enough space for most students.

Choose your own personal pick-up time

  • Pick-up scheduling begins April 30.
  • Schedule your pick-up anytime until May 10.
  • Pick-ups scheduled every fifteen minutes for your convenience.

We pick up your boxes in front of your dorm

  • Our staff will meet you in front of your dorm at your scheduled time. (Meet inside dorm lobby if raining.)

We label, inventory, and store your boxes

  • Your belongings will be stored in a safe, climate controlled storage facility.

EXTRA SHORT TERM STORAGE: You can obtain additional storage space by purchasing more boxes or using your own. The rate is $0.50/box per day for our standard 18″ cubed box.

Receiving/Picking Up Your Storage

Retrieve your items whenever you want.

  • Contact us 48 hours in advance to make arrangements to return your belongings. Hours of storage return are Monday-Friday from 9:00-5:00.
  • Pick up your storage for free at our on-campus store, or have us deliver it to you. (See delivery info below).

On & Off Campus Delivery

  • On & off campus delivery is available for students who want their storage delivered. The service costs $75.
  • Arrangements for delivery must be made 48 hours in advance. We provide a three hour delivery window — don’t worry, we are very punctual.
AVOID THE OFF CAMPUS DELIVERY FEE: Pick up your storage at our store. We are conveniently located right on campus. Don’t have a car? Use Uber or Lyft.  Need a handcart?  Borrow ours!
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Short Term Storage FAQs

On and off campus delivery is available for students who want their storage delivered rather than picking it up at our store.

The service costs $75, and arrangements for delivery must be made 48 hours in advance.

We provide a three hour delivery window so you don’t need to wait around all day. We are very punctual.

TIP: Avoid the delivery fee by picking up your storage at our store. We are right on campus. Don’t have a car? Uber it. Need a handcart?  Borrow ours!

You can purchase more boxes at The UPS Store or use your own when adding to your storage plan. The rate is $0.50/box per day for our standard 18″ cubed box.

Insurance is available for your storage boxes. Please be familiar with the contents of your boxes if you want to insure them.

The UPS Store offers a 100% money-back guarantee if you ever elect not to store with us. We will promptly refund your entire payment upon request. Our full refund policy means that there is no risk in reserving your storage space early.

Why do we offer such a great deal? Because we know that plans change. We want you to feel completely comfortable about your service so we back it up with a full refund policy.

Let us know if you make alternate plans or change your mind about storing. We will immediately refund your entire balance.