Storage, Packing, & Shipping
Shipping Items to Campus
See Student Mail
Limited on-campus storage is available for students who are changing their residence between immediate semesters (from fall to spring, spring to summer, or summer to fall terms). Students can secure their belongings in on-campus storage in one of 55 individual storage lockers.
- Storage is available on a first-come, first-served basis in Aiken Hall.
- Storage lockers measure 32" wide x 36" deep x 36" high.
- The cost is $50 per unit for the duration of the storage term.
- No perishable food or large furniture is allowed in storage.
- All items must be removed from the storage lockers by the end of the first week of the semester. After that time, any remaining belongings will be subject to disposal.
There is no storage available for belongings during the semester. Guidelines for Student Storage [PDF]
To sign up for a storage locker you will need to contact:
Off-Campus Storage is available locally from three different companies.
Shipping Shack offers storage in their secure facility in Keene, NH. Their service includes pick up of the student's belongings and delivery back to campus, up to 10 boxes. Cost is $75 for one month or $200 for 3 months (the summer). Charges do not include pickup and delivery charges, which total $25, round trip. They will pack if desired, at $32 per hour. Call Shipping Shack at 603-352-4249 to arrange service. Check out their offerings at www.shippingshack.com.
BC Storage and Moving offers campus pick-up, summer storage and drop-off for one flat fee. Included in the cost is pickup, storage, and delivery of the student's belongings. They require that students be packed and ready to go, that all dorm refrigerators be clean and dry, and that microwaves be clean. Students may use bags and/or boxes for packing. Send the necessary form to firstname.lastname@example.org (or fax to 802-257-5848).
Casey Self-Storage offers self service storage close by in Brattleboro, VT.
Packing & Shipping Services
Local packing & shipping services will come to campus to pack and ship belongings, or pick up and ship pre-packaged boxes. It's a helpful service if you are leaving the College and have no way to bring everything with you, or if you are already home and need to clear out your room.
See Also: Student Mail (information on mailing items to campus)
The Shipping Shack
B.C. Moving and Storage
62 Old Ferry Road
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Travel to Campus: $25
Packing Fees: $32/hour
Boxes - starts at $3 a box
Tape - starts at $2.50 a roll
Shipping Fees: Varies depending on weight, distance, number of packages & shipping priority
Store up to 10 boxes at their facility for $75 for one month or $200 for 3 months (the summer).
Pick-up at Campus, Summer Storage, Drop-off at Campus in Fall: $350
5 ft. x 5 ft. Space: $62/month (approximate cost)