Colorado State University 2020

Colorado State University 2020

Fort Collins, Colorado

            Colorado State University Coronavirus Update July 21st 2020

This is Michael, owner of College Student Storage, I wanted to let you know we are doing in room pack ups for Colorado State University students and parents who live on or off-campus all summer long. Call the office for more details
CSS is a moving company and storage company that offers numerous services to college students and their parents. We service 8 colleges here in Colorado along with the front range and have been in business in Colorado since 1996. 
2020-2021 Incoming freshman and parents- Ship to School services-  We are working with CSU housing and they are allowing us to deliver packages you ship to our office directly to be put directly into your room on August 8th and 9th and 14th. If you are interested in these services You can ship us items from your home or from online retailers to our office and we will then take them and put them in your dorm room on August 8th and 9th or 14th. They must arrive at our office no later than August 6th. Sign up at and put in the pickup part of the signup form your dorm name and room #, then in the notes box on the signup form put in "We would like Ship to School Services". We will reply to your email with instructions. 
CSU off-campus students needing our services
 Please sign up at and fill out the form. in the notes boxes on the sign up form, please put what services you need. Those include semester storage, moving services, hauling services, ship to school services, STS ( short term moving and storage services
IF YOU NEED BOXES AND TAPE ahead of time for any of our services:- We are working with the TREK Bike Shop North located at 201 West Laurel St, near the train tracks next to CSU campus. Go in and tell them you are a signed up CSS customer. They will give you a box kit that has 12 boxes in it ( 3 different sizes and tape. Your deposit covers this box kit. The owner/ operator is Debbie Posewitz. We are very grateful to Debbie and Trek Bike Shop North. If you need any biking supplies, a bike tune-up, or a new bike all CSS customers receive 10% off anything in the store. Please give them your biking business, they are a local business! They are very helpful and professional and have a great selection of products and excellent repair/ tune-up dept. 970-482-6006

 ALL SIGNED UP CSU Parents and Students:

We are going to keep you updated with emails to signed up parents and students, Instagram (collegestudentstorage), CSS Facebook page post. 
Dan and I are here every day dealing with this crisis at all 8 of the colleges we service. I know you all have questions and concerns, we're working hard on answering the phones and emails with your questions. We are here, in the office, all Spring and Summer long to field your emails and phone calls. Understand WE ARE READY TO HELP YOU and have all the logistics in place. We both have been doing this for 24 years! You're in good hands. We are working on this on a daily basis and trying to figure out what schedule will work best for you and our CSU Rams student staff employees. 
If you know other CSU parents or students that are in this tough situation and need summer storage or shipping or any of the other services we offer, please tell them to sign up at and get registered, we can help them.
Dan Elliott- Office Manager
Michael Shelhamer- Owner of CSS

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

CSU-Delivery Schedule for All Summer Storage Customers and Ship to School services 

We know that some of you may not want to return for the fall semester or until August 2021. We can absolutely store your items for you for as long as you need it. If you are not returning back to school, we can also ship and or freight items back to you as well. Email us and let us know if you would like either of these options.

**CSU RETURNING SUMMER STORAGE CUSTOMERS LIVING ON CAMPUS FOR NEXT SEMESTER** If you have items in storage with us and are moving back into the CSU residence halls for the upcoming year, We will be delivering your items into your on-campus dorm room on August 8th and 9th. The school wants us to move all student's items into the residence halls ahead of time before other incoming students and parents move in because of the issues with COVID and safety reasons. We urgently need your delivery info including residence hall and room number for delivery ASAP and no later than August 6th. We will facetime you when we move your items into your room to show you that ALL your items on your inventory that we have for you were put in your room. There will be a $75 charge for this service charged to the credit card on file. 

ALL other CSU storage customers living off-campus for next semester our CSU delivery dates are Monday, August 10th- through Sunday, August 23rd (14 days to choose from!

Classes begin Monday, August 24TH

Residence halls open August 15th- 22nd- staggered move-in dates because of Covid

CSU orientations dates are Thursday, August 20th and Friday, August 21st

All deliveries are from 10 am- 5 pm each day

Please email us the following information no later than August 1st at, 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 14 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! **

If you are coming back before August 15th, please try to give us a week's heads up before you want your items.

All deliveries are from 10 am-5 pm 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 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

We understand that some of you may not come into Fort Collins 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 10 am 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 Fort Collins until later in the summer or the 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 downstairs of your new residence you will be charged a moving fee. Our moving fee is $35 for every 15 minutes. 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 14 dates listed above, the special delivery charge is $75 through August 31st. After August 31st, the special delivery rate is $150 for the rest of the year. You need to email or call the office ahead of time to set up. All special deliveries are based on 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 pickups 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 CSU & Our Services

Colorado State University is a public research university in Fort Collins, Colorado. Established in 1870, the university's student population is about 32,200. The college plans on continued growth, with an expected enrollment of 35,000 students by 2020.

Colorado State University offers more than 150 degrees across eight colleges. Its College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is known as one of the best in the country.

What Sets Colorado State University Apart From Other Universities?

Colorado State University's eight colleges, each specializing in a specific discipline, help students get a first-class education in areas including business, engineering, liberal arts, and veterinary medicine and biomedical sciences. The school's research departments are also making significant strides in the areas of infectious diseases, clean energy technologies, and environmental sciences.

Outside the classroom, students can take part in more than 350 campus organizations, including sports teams, fraternities, and sororities. 

Fort Collins Essentials

Fort Collins is a mid-sized city less than an hour north of Denver, Colorado. The city sits on the banks of the Cache La Poudre River, at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. With its population of about 156,500, Fort Collins is the most populous municipality in Larimer County and the fourth most populated city in Colorado.

Great Attractions Near Colorado State University

Colorado State University's urban setting puts students close to some popular Fort Collins attractions. Students can get an appreciation for Rocky Mountain culture at the Lincoln Center, celebrating music, theater, dance, and visual arts.

Enigma Escape Rooms and Somewhere Secret are a few of the city's escape rooms. These interactive, live-action experiences are like puzzles that challenge you to use clues and ingenuity to escape from locked rooms.

Finally, the city's riverside location and mountain backdrop appeal to students who love exploring the outdoors.

Services we offer at CSU:

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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“My daughter used student storage last year and it was a complete success. You are professional and all her things were in excellent condition when she came back in the fall. I hope you are able to continue with your business as we are planning to use your services again. Good luck to all of you.” — Naomi Glazer

Benefits of using College Student Storage

Looking to save time and money this year? Relax, we've got it! Colorado Student Storage offers a 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, a security gate, and a daily employee throughout the year.y pm – 4 pm

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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