- Size Guide
Self storage is a great college storage option for students through the school year as well as during the summer months. For students, as belongings accumulate during the college years, the amount of actual storage space dwindles, forcing students to be very creative with dorm or apartment storage solutions.
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 “stuff” into the space.
As the spring semester draws to a close, it's time to start thinking about packing up for whatever opportunity awaits you during the summer. Whether you're heading to a new city for a dream internship, returning to your hometown to take courses at a local community college, enjoying travel overseas or planning some other adventure, you'll need to consider what you'll do with your belongings. For some students, packing up their dorm room and carting all their belongings back home isn't a practical solution. Instead, storage units for college students are a convenient and affordable solution. Follow these simple college student storage tips to make packing and storage simple.
The first few weeks of freshman year for college students require a lot of adjustments and challenges. One of the biggest challenge for new students is getting used to living in a dormitory with one or more roommates. Dorm rooms are usually very small, some averaging 300 square, so space needs to be optimized. Small dorm rooms mean very little storage space per student.
1 Bedroom Apartment
2 Bedroom Apartment
2-3 Bedroom House
4+ Bedroom House
Single Dorm Room
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.
How big is a 5x5? A 5x5 will hold personal items, clothes, boxes, small furniture items, business records and sales rep materials.
Will hold small amounts of furniture, boxspring and mattress, business records and other small items.
Will hold a 1 bedroom apartment w/major appliances, other furniture and supplies.
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.
Will hold contents of a 3 bedroom apartment or house plus major appliances and lots of boxes. Business storage, ideal for storage racks.
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.