Shipping & Storage Options for Spring 2020 move-out

The University is pleased to offer shipping and storage options for spring 2020 Move-Out for students.

Students who are able to return to campus but have items that need shipped or stored

  • Sign up for shipping/storage with Storage Squad; you will indicate the number of boxes that you anticipate needing
  • Storage Squad will inform Housing of students who signed up for service; Housing will deliver the number of requested boxes and a roll of tape to the student's room in advance of arrival. If the items are not in the room, please contact your Housing Office
  • Schedule a move-out time in eLiving (based on the status of your permanent address)
  • Return to campus on designated move-out time to pack items (within the two-hour allotted time period). Tape all boxes shut and label boxes (Name, PSU ID, Room/Building).
  • Leave all boxes in room, regardless of whether items will be shipped or stored
  • Storage Squad will return to campus later in June to retrieve boxes and will ship or store items. Storage Squad will send confirmation email to student that items have been picked up.

 

Students who are not able to return to campus and need to have items shipped or stored

Students who are not able to return to campus to retrieve personal belongings from their spring 2020 room assignment can sign-up for either a storage or shipping option with Storage Squad

  • Complete the Waiver Form (PDF file); this is giving permission to the University to pack your personal belongings. 
  • Send completed Waiver Form to the Assignment Office: email from your Penn State account, or fax to 814-863-8364
  • Sign up for shipping/storage with Storage Squad. You will need to indicate the following information:
    • number of boxes that you anticipate will be needed for your items.
    • pickup date; please enter "June 1", as the University will coordinate with Storage Squad the date that they will visit campus and it may vary by student.
    • who will meet the Storage Squad crew; please enter "friend", but Housing will be the one meeting Storage Squad.
  • Housing staff will pack student's items using Storage Squad's boxes and will complete an inventory sheet to document items packed. Any illegal or prohibited items will not be packed and will be reported to Residence Life.
  • Storage Squad will return to campus later in June to retrieve boxes and will ship or store items. Storage Squad will send confirmation email to student that items have been picked up.