Colorado College

Colorado College

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Colorado College 2019 Summer Schedule

We can store, ship, or move anything you need throughout the summer or at any time of the year. Our warehouse is located in Boulder and our moving crews are former and current CU students. Please sign up online on our homepage. In the customer comments box on the online signup form, please put what services you are interested in and the day you would like boxes, tape, and packing material delivered to you ahead of time (if you need them).  If you don't see something you see something listed below, call or email the office, chances are we can help you out!

Colorado College Students and Parents- Here is a list of all of the services that we offer:

 Short Term Moving and Storage: (Your caught in between leases) Off-campus students and parents, we do a lot of short term moving and storage and shipping throughout the summer months, especially at the end of July and in early August. We understand that many of you change places and leases and have a gap in between when one lease ends and another begins. YES! we can absolutely help you with this situation of short term moving and storage for a few weeks or even days. ( includes boxes and tape ahead of time)All previous customers receive $50 off this service.

Going Abroad Storage- Anytime throughout the school year, for as long as you need. (includes boxes and tape delivered to you ahead of time)

Summer Storage: Door to door, climate controlled. (Includes boxes and tape delivered to you ahead of time)

Adding items to your Storage: Some of you may buy new or used furniture over the summer and need it picked up and either moved to your new residence or put in storage with the rest of your items, we do this all the time. 

Car/Vehicle Storage Any time throughout the year. Yes, we do monthly car storage over winter break.  (Indoors and climate controlled!)

Shipping Services, in the USA or international. We come and pick up any shipping items you have, at your address! We also deliver boxes and tape to you ahead of time if you need it. And finally, yes, we can re-pack anything you have, like bikes, flat screen TV's, etc.. so that they arrive safely to your home. Every shipped item through CSS receives automatically $500 of insurance on it. 
(includes boxes and tape delivered to you ahead of time)

Freighting Services in the United States or internationally- We can freight all or any of your furniture and other items or boxes. We customize making pallets and securing your items safely. We also use a broker to help find the cheapest carrier to freight your items where ever they need to go. We also receive freight shipments for students as well, then deliver them to their new residence when they need them.(includes boxes and tape delivered to you ahead of time)

Moving Services anytime throughout the year- Students or businesses, small or big, we can handle it!

Packing Services - Let us pack up your dorm room or residence for you! In certain instances, some of you may need help packing up your residence on or off campus, either because you cannot (usually due to a skiing or snowboarding accident over the winter) or because you are not around, or because you want a professional hand. Let us do it! Our employees bring boxes, tape, mattress covers, etc.. to your residence. We re-pack all your items and either move them to storage or ship them home or both for you. We can also haul items away for you as well.

Ikea Services-We can go to Ikea in Denver and pick up items for you. We can then either store the items in our warehouse until you get to school or deliver them directly. We also can help you assemble Ikea furniture. Check out our Ikea page for more info.

Hauling- If you need items picked up or cleaned out of a residence and taken to the dump or goodwill.

"Ship to School" Services: for the Fall 2019 semester, you can ship items to our office and we will deliver them to you when school begins (currently many schools will not accept packages from you until you are at school). Plus you can't carry them all on the plane either.  We can send you a box kit of 5 lg boxes for you to fill ahead of time and then you can ship them back to us. Many students and parents buy new items online from stores throughout the summer for their son or daughters dorm rooms and then have them shipped directly to our office. We then deliver them on the day you arrive in Boulder

Getting Boxes, Tape and Packing Material for any of our services
Once you have signed up, We can either ship you a box kit of 5 lg boxes and tape to you that will take 5-7 days to reach you. You can also get your own packing supplies. We will also bring mattress covers with us in case need them for your beds and futons and put them on for you

Important Pick-Up Info -PLEASE READ

**All students please be ready for us. Have all items labeled with your full name and confirmation # and packed up and ready to be picked up. Please check out this link for packing tips and videos.

**Storage customers: WE CAN STORE ANYTHING (INCLUDING VEHICLES), IT DOES NOT NEED TO GO IN A BOX! Any items like bikes, skis, snowboards, futons, plastic containers (pack em full of stuff), desk chairs, any furniture, lamps, etc. do not need to be boxed, they are fine the way they are! We can store all the items, they do not need to be in a box! All flat screen TV's they must be boxed, or we will box them for you at our warehouse. There is a charge for this.

** Shipping customers: WE SHIP ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD! We will have bubble wrap available. Any items that do not fit in our boxes and you want to be shipped, just give them to us the way they are and we will re-pack them at our warehouse and then ship them for you. We repack and ship a lot of Bikes and Flat Screen TVs for students!

** Both Summer Storage and Shipping Services: Many students use both, our shipping and storage services at the same time!! Just label and tell us which items you want to be shipped and which ones you want to be stored, it's that simple!

** Do not store food: Please do not store any food with your items. Canned food is ok, anything else, please throw it away. It will draw insects and critters into your boxes.

**Please watch repacking and labeling videos on our website at the bottom of the homepage to understand and know how to pack and label your items  correctly: https://www.csstorage.com/packing-moving-tips

**We do not store garbage bags of items, they must be repacked into boxes

 

We can move, store or ship ANYTHING throughout the year for you!

 Relax, we've got it!

Colorado College-Delivery Schedule for All Summer Storage Customers

Block 1- Classes begin Monday, August 26TH

Residence halls open for returning students -Thursday, August 22ND

Delivery dates for All CC Summer Storage and "Ship to School" Students:

3 Delivery dates available

  • Saturday, August 17th- Noon-4 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 24th - Noon-4 p.m.
  • Sunday, August 25th - Noon-4 p.m.

Please email us the following information no later than August 1st at info@csstorage.com, We will confirm your email.

  1. Please include your full name and confirmation #
  2. The name of your new off campus address or residence hall
  3. Your new address
  4. Your apartment # or room #
  5. Pick one of the 3 delivery dates available**(listed above)
  6. Any special directions

Important Delivery Info-PLEASE READ

**Please get us your delivery info no later than August 1st! **

**Mathias and Loomis Hall deliveries** The front desk of these 2 residence halls will not let us leave your items in the office or lobby if you are not there. If you cannot make it, a friend, roommate, or family member can sign. Or you can talk to your residence hall director to see if you can get permission for us to leave your items at the front desk. They have been extremely strict the past 3 years on this policy.

If you are coming back before August 17th or would like a special delivery at any time, please try to give us a week heads up before you want your items.

All deliveries are from Noon- 4 p.m. each day. We will do our best to try to get all deliveries done as early as possible. We do not set up exact delivery times! Your delivery will be on the day that you ask from Noon – 4 p.m.

We understand that some of you may not come into Colorado Springs until later in the afternoon on the day you want your items delivered back to you. Please let us know and we will try to work with you on an afternoon delivery.

If you like, please call or email the office on the day of your delivery after Noon for estimated delivery time. You, a friend, a roommate, landlord or parent will need to be at your new residence to sign for your items or we will not deliver them.

We understand that many of you will not know where you are moving or when you are coming back to school until later in the summer or last minute. This is fine and we understand! Please email us your delivery information ASAP "if" later than August 1st.

If you need an extra semester of storage, no problem, just let us know.

 **All deliveries are to the ground floor of any address we deliver to. If you want items taken up or down stairs of your new residence you will be charged a moving fee. Our moving fee is $35 for every 15 minutes. This $$ goes directly to the employees doing your move. We go extremely fast. Assembly rates for items like bed frames, etc. is $35 for every 15 minutes. 

Special Delivery Rates: If you would like a special delivery outside of the 3 dates listed above, the special delivery charge is $150. You need to email or call the office ahead of time to set up. All special deliveries are based upon our availability.

Warehousing fee- If you want to meet us at our warehouse to pick up your items there will be a $40 warehousing fee for this service. You need to email or call the office ahead of time to set up. All warehouse pick ups are based upon our availability and you need to be on time of whatever time we set up to meet you. 

All storage is paid up through the first day of classes, after that, you will be charged a surcharge of $25 per week for extra storage time for the 1st month, after that, you will be charged storage for another semester. Again it is not a problem to store items for an extra semester(s), just let us know

Thank you for using CSS! “ Relax we got it”


About Colorado College & Our Services

Colorado College is a private liberal arts college in Colorado Springs, Colorado. With a history dating back to 1874, Colorado College prepares about 2,000 undergraduate students for their careers. Forbes named Colorado College among the state's best private colleges. U.S. News & World Report also recognized Colorado College among the best liberal arts colleges in the United States.

What Sets Colorado College Apart From Other Colleges?

Rather than taking a full course load, students at Colorado College take a single class every 3 1/2 weeks for a total of eight classes a year through the school's distinctive Block Plan program. Classes are small and run for as long as the professor deems necessary. 

Annual events, such as the Winter Ball and music festival called CC Llamapalooza, plus an active volunteering initiative complement the school's academic offerings. The Breaking Bread program, where faculty members invite students to their homes for dinner, helps break down the traditional barriers between students and faculty.

Colorado Springs Essentials

Colorado Springs is a busy city on Fountain Creek, near the foot of the Rocky Mountains. The city is 60 miles south of Colorado's state capital, Denver. More than 445,800 people call Colorado Springs home, making it the second most populous city in the state. With a total area of nearly 195 square miles, Colorado Springs is also the state's largest municipality.

Great Attractions Near Colorado College

Colorado College's urban location puts it close to many top attractions in Colorado Springs. Walk a few blocks and you could be taking in a movie at Kimball's Twin Peak Theater or shopping for a bargain at the city's thrift stores.

The school's students also appreciate its proximity to Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center. Additionally, Colorado College sits at the base of Pikes Peak, an area of the Rockies famous for its hiking trails and cycling paths.

Services we offer at Colorado College:

We offer lots of services that are perfect if you live in the dorms or off campus. If you don't see something you need listed below, call 303-545-9525 or email the office, chances are we can help you out!

For all storage, moving and shipping services: We will deliver boxes, tape, and packaging supplies to your off campus residence ahead of time, if you need them. We also have mattress covers for your beds and futons!

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“Michael Shelhamer, My family is very satisfied with the services provided by CSS and will use your service in the future. We have also recommended CSS to our friends that have students planning to attend CU in the coming years. CSS services were top notch and business was conducted just as promised. A no brainer,CSS IS #1 our book!” — James & Karyl DeMonte

Benefits of using College Student Storage

Looking to save time and money this year? Relax, we've got it! Colorado Student Storage offers door-to-door moving, storage and shipping solutions for all of your belongings. Whether you are storing your gear for the summer or an entire semester, we’ve got you covered. CSS is locally owned and operated and has been helping college students across Colorado move and store their belongings for over 20 years!

Why Choose Us:

  • Locally Owned & Operated CSS has helped move, store and ship over 20,000 college students in the past 20 years.
  • Packing Supplies We provide all your packing supplies like boxes, tape, poster tubes, labels markers and more!
  • Only pay for what you store We customize our quotes so you only pay for the space you need.
  • Pickup and Delivery Our professional movers will transport your belongings from your residence to our warehouse and back again.
  • 24/7 Climate Controlled Warehouse Our warehouse has a motion and camera alarm system, security gate, and a daily employee throughout the year.

Easy as 1, 2, 3

Moving isn’t fun, but we’re here to help make it as painless as possible. Getting started is quick and easy just follow the steps below:

  • Sign up today!

    Enter your name, email and school into the signup form to get started. An email will be sent to you with further instructions.
  • Pack up your stuff

    We’ll deliver boxes, tape, poster tubes, markers and labels to help get you started.
  • Relax, We’ve Got It!

    Check your email for schedule and delivery updates then kick back and let us do the rest.

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