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November 28, 2019

Going away to college is a time of adjustment for new students. One of the biggest adjustment for students is moving into a residence hall and learning to live in close quarters with one or multiple roommates. It is also a challenge to fit all of your everyday items into the space. Some dorm rooms are very small with limited storage space. Students have to be very creative in storing books, clothing, and needed accessories. Instead of trying to cram belongings in a dorm room, consider a storage unit rental. Georgetown University students can benefit from using a storage unit rental to store items that are out-of-season or unneeded.

Are you interested in learning more about Georgetown University storage? Keep reading below!

The Benefits of Using Student Storage Near Georgetown University

There are many benefits to using a Georgetown storage unit during the school year or summertime. Find 4 below.

1. Storing Large Items that Will Not Fit in the Dorm

ezStorage has college student storage solutions to help students and faculty store the larger items that cannot fit in a dorm room or an off-campus apartment. Storing personal belongings in a self storage unit can give students peace of mind that their belongings are safe and secure. Depending on the size of the storage unit, students can store everything from bicycles to winter clothes.

2. Storing Extra Items

Storage units are also perfect for storing excess furniture, clothing, kitchen items, books, mattresses, comforters and linens. Georgetown University students should consider renting a self storage unit to place additional items that they don’t have room for in their dorms.

3. Storage During an Internship or Co-op

Renting a self storage unit is a great storage solution for Georgetown University students if they are traveling out of the country for the semester or the school year, interning or working at co-op position away from campus.

4. Georgetown University Summer Storage

Placing items in a storage unit while away will reduce the stress of moving belongings to and from home when you are not on campus. Most self storage facilities offer month-to-month rentals that are perfect for a college student’s budget. Renting a self storage unit can be done quickly and easily at the three ezStorage locations near Georgetown University.
About Georgetown University

Georgetown University History

Georgetown University is a private university located in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington DC. The school was founded in 1789 by John Carroll, America’s first Catholic bishop. It is the oldest Catholic and Jesuit institution of higher learning in the United States. The main campus is called “The Hilltop” because it overlooks the Potomac River. The school has four campuses: the Undergraduate, Medical Center, School of Continuing Studies and the Law Center. There are also auxiliary campuses in Turkey, Italy and Qatar. Currently, the school has over 18,000 students: 8,000 undergraduate and 10,000 graduate students.

The campus has a few historical landmark buildings including Healey Hall named after Patrick Frances Healy. The buildings are a great example of the Collegiate Gothic and Georgian architecture styles.

Georgetown University Campus Facts

Get to know more about your school by checking out these facts about Georgetown University below!

  • Georgetown University Colleges: The university has the largest student run business and financial institution of any college in the United States. Georgetown University offers 48 majors via 5 different colleges: Georgetown College, School of Nursing and Health, School of Business, School of Continuing Studies and School of Foreign Service.
  • Georgetown University Research: Georgetown University is known as a research focused school with over 3.5 million printed items in the seven libraries on campus. Georgetown University Hospital is affiliated with the medical center at the university.
  • Georgetown University Campus: The campus of Georgetown University is the heart of the Georgetown neighborhood in Washington DC. The campus is small, at 104 acres, but has 54 building including student residences and apartments occupying the small area. The university has also leased many buildings in Georgetown just east of campus.
  • Georgetown University Students: The majority of undergraduates, 76%, live on campus in several residence halls and apartment complexes.

Storage Solutions for Georgetown University Students

Are you looking for a Washington, D.C. storage solution? ezStorage has three storage facilities near the Georgetown University campus in Washington DC. The Bethesda/NW DC/Chevy Chase facility in Bethesda is a twelve minute drive from the campus. The Brentwood/Hyattsville facility in Brentwood is a twenty-seven minute drive from Georgetown University. The Takoma Park facility in Takoma Park is a twenty eight minute drive from campus. All of the facilities are also accessible by public transportation via the Metro.

Our storage facilities offer storage convenient features such as: large spacious elevators, deliveries accepted, computerized entry and storage units that can control the climate. Reserve a 5×5, 5×10 or 10×10 storage unit with ezStorage!

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5x5 locker

5' x 5' (25 sq ft) (Locker)

Half the height of our standard 5' x 5', our lockers will hold personal items, clothes boxes, business records and sale rep materials. This is our smallest storage unit. Available at most locations.

5x5 unit size

5' x 5' (25 Sq. Ft.) (standard closet size)

How big is a 5x5? A 5x5 will hold personal items, clothes, boxes, small furniture items, business records and sales rep materials.

5x10 unit size

5' x 10' (50 Sq. Ft.) (walk-in closet size)

Will hold small amounts of furniture, boxspring and mattress, business records and other small items.

10x10 unit size

10' x 10' (100 Sq. Ft.) (standard bedroom size)

Will hold a 1 bedroom apartment w/major appliances, other furniture and supplies.

10x15 unit size

10' x 15' (150 Sq. Ft.) (1/2 standard one-car garage size)

What will fit in a 10x15? This size storage-unit will hold contents of a 2 bedroom apartment or house including appliances and boxes, or commercial storage inventory.

10x20 unit size

10' x 20' (200 Sq. Ft.) (standard one-car garage size)

Will hold contents of a 3 bedroom apartment or house plus major appliances and lots of boxes. Business storage, ideal for storage racks.

10x30 unit size

10' x 30' (300 Sq. Ft.) (standard two-car garage size)

Will hold contents of a 4 to 5 bedroom house with major appliances and room for boxes. Business storage for files, equipment and permanent records.

Renting Online is Simple

  1. Select the storage unit size you’re interested in.
  2. Click on “Rent Now” and follow the steps.
  3. Select the autopay option.
  4. Once completed, you will receive an email with your storage unit number and access code.
  5. To reduce person-to-person contact, don’t forget to bring your own lock. Don’t already have a lock? No problem you can stop by the rental office to buy one on your first visit!