The Ohio State University (OSU)
College Storage and Shipping Services

For students at The Ohio State University, storage and shipping with Collegeboxes makes college moving simple. Whether you’re moving home for summer, moving back to school, or getting ready for a semester abroad, Collegeboxes has all the services you need. 

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Storage and Shipping

Storage and Shipping


Ideal for moving home for the summer or after any semester. Includes in-room pickup, storage, and/or shipping - any combination. We deliver to your dorm room when you return

Ship to School

Ship to School


Great for moving to school or transferring schools. Includes FedEx pickup, shipping, and temporary storage. Items are stored near campus until you arrive at school

Direct Shipping

Direct Shipping


Ideal when all you need is shipping. Great for students living off campus and in apartments. FedEx picks up and ships items home or to school. Does not include storage or in-room pickup

How It Works

How It Works

What’s Included

Free Pick up & Delivery Dates
Shipping Home
Declared Valuation Protection

Secure Climate-controlled Storage
Professional Movers
Online Account Management

Pick Up Dates

Date Time Pickup Fee
April 29, 2024 10 AM - 2 PM FREE
April 30, 2024 10 AM - 2 PM FREE

Need a different date for pickup or delivery? Contact us for service options.

Storage and Shipping

How It Works

How It Works

What’s Included

FedEx Pick Up at Your Address
Free Delivery Dates
Professional Movers
Online Account Management

Shipping to Our Facility
Secure Climate Controlled Storage
Declared Valuation Protection

Need a different date for pickup or delivery? Contact us for service options.

Ship to School

How It Works

How It Works

What’s Included

Free FedEx Pickup at Your Address
Declared Valuation Protection

Shipping to Your Destination
Online Account Management

Direct Shipping

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EXCLUDES: In-Room Pick Up

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Service Details

How It Works

How It Works

What’s Included

Pickup from campus (June)
Storage of the container
A lock

$1,000 coverage
Delivery back to campus
A dozen storage pads

On-Campus Drop Locations and Dates

U-Box On-Campus Drop Location Map:

U-Box® Containers

Storage and Shipping

Storage and Shipping


Ideal for moving home for the summer or after any semester. Includes in-room pickup, storage, and/or shipping - any combination. We deliver to your dorm room when you return

How It Works

How It Works

What’s Included

Free Pick up & Delivery Dates
Shipping Home
Declared Valuation Protection
Secure Climate-controlled Storage
Professional Movers
Online Account Management

Pick Up Dates

Date Time Pickup Fee
April 29, 2024 10 AM - 2 PM FREE
April 30, 2024 10 AM - 2 PM FREE

Need a different date for pickup or delivery? Contact us for service options.

Storage and Shipping

Ship to School

Ship to School


Great for moving to school or transferring schools. Includes FedEx pickup, shipping, and temporary storage. Items are stored near campus until you arrive at school

How It Works

How It Works

What’s Included

FedEx Pick Up at Your Address
Free Delivery Dates
Professional Movers
Online Account Management
Shipping to Our Facility
Secure Climate Controlled Storage
Declared Valuation Protection

Need a different date for pickup or delivery? Contact us for service options.

Ship to School

Direct Shipping

Direct Shipping


Ideal when all you need is shipping. Great for students living off campus and in apartments. FedEx picks up and ships items home or to school. Does not include storage or in-room pickup

Sign Up
EXCLUDES: In-Room Pick Up

How It Works

How It Works

What’s Included

Free FedEx Pickup at Your Address
Declared Valuation Protection
Shipping to Your Destination
Online Account Management

Direct Shipping

Sign Up
EXCLUDES: In-Room Pick Up

Learn More

Service Details

How It Works

How It Works

What’s Included

Pickup from campus (June)
Storage of the container
A lock
$1,000 coverage
Delivery back to campus
A dozen storage pads

On-Campus Drop Locations and Dates

U-Box On-Campus Drop Location Map:

U-Box® Containers

Belongings Stored Locally Near Campus

U-Haul Moving & Storage of Northeast Columbus


1314 E 5th Ave, Columbus, OH 43219

The Ohio State University (OSU) Student Storage FAQs

Where will you pick up my belongings?

At The Ohio State University (OSU) we will pick up your belongings right from your dorm room. You will need to be present or have a proxy available to give us access to your things.

Where are my belongings stored?

Your belongings are stored locally at U-Haul Moving & Storage of Northeast Columbus, located at 1314 E 5th Ave, Columbus, OH 43219. The storage facility is conveniently situated on the corner of E 5th Ave and Joyce Ave, near the John Glen Columbus International Airport. This central location is ideal for The Ohio State University (OSU) student storage.

How far the storage facility from U-Haul Moving & Storage of Northeast Columbus?

U-Haul Moving & Storage of Northeast Columbus in Columbus is just over 109 miles from The Ohio State University (OSU). To get there from campus, travel North on Interstate 77, then West on Interstaste 70, Exit 109A, Follow St Clair Ave, then right on E 5th Ave and you will find the storage facility on the left side of East 5th Avenue.

What types of services does Collegeboxes provide The Ohio State University (OSU)?

Collegeboxes offers summer Storage and Shipping, Ship To School, and Direct Shipping services to college students moving into The Ohio State University (OSU) campus.

Can I access my belongings while they’re in storage near The Ohio State University (OSU)?

Yes, you can access your belongings during normal business hours, but we require that you let us know three business days in advance so we can get your summer storage items prepared for pick up.

What are the storage facility’s business hours?

U-Haul Moving & Storage of Northeast Columbus is open Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

What storage amenities are available at U-Haul Moving & Storage of Northeast Columbus?

U-Haul Moving & Storage of Northeast Columbus offers indoor climate-controlled units, and secure individually alarmed storage rooms. You can also purchase a wide variety of packing supplies here. Whether its boxes, packing tape, bubble cushion wrap or any other type of packing material, U-Haul has everything you need.

Collegeboxes Supply Kit

Student Starter Kit

The Collegeboxes Signature Supply Kit ships to you and includes everything you need for only $39.99 (plus tax).

The Kit includes:

5 double-walled boxes (24” x 16” x 18”)
1 roll of U-Haul Packaging / Mailing Tape
5 zip ties
1 bonus box (36” x 24” x 7”)
1 permanent marker
10 FedEx label pouches
Student Starter Kit
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