Boston University - Pack - Store - Ship Program

Fall 2022 Move-In: Storage Return Information

The UPS Store Student Storage Service and Boston University are working together to make the Pack, Store, or Ship program as smooth as possible for BU students.

***Please note, ALL students must request the delivery of their items in The UPS Store Student Portal by August 5, for storage deliveries between Aug 15 - Sept 5. Once the request is scheduled, students will receive an email confirmation with their pick up Date, Time and Move-In Station location to pickup their storage.

Students Living On Campus

If a student placed personal belongings with the UPS Store Student Storage Program, their items will be available in designated Move-In stations near their residence hall. For Peak Move-In dates between August 27 - Sept 6th, on campus deliveries are FREE from 9am - 5pm. All other delivery dates are our standard delivery fee schedule found on our Prices Page.

Please note that students may pickup their storage at anytime during or after their scheduled delivery day and time window while the station is open.

Students Living Off Campus

Students that will be living in off campus housing WILL need to request a storage delivery Date & Time by August 5, 2022. To request your delivery, please Click Here to login to your student portal and request your storage delivery.

Please note that due to the Covid-19 pandemic and ongoing staffing shortages, we are not offering indoor delivery this Fall.

For Peak Move-In dates between August 27 - Sept 6th, there is a fee of $39.99 for all Off Campus deliveries from 9am - 5pm. All other delivery dates are our standard delivery fee schedule found on our Prices Page.

Ship Ahead Service
The UPS Store makes coming to school easy and stress-free with their Ship Ahead Service. Students can ship their items to Boston in advance of their arrival in the fall. The UPS Store team will receive the items, store them in a climate-controlled warehouse (up to one month), and deliver the items when the student arrives on the BU campus. Please note that boxes must be shipped at least two weeks prior to your arrival date.

Storage during the Summer Months
Students moving out and needing storage during the summer, will need to request a curbside storage pick up date and time in The UPS Store Student Portal at least three days prior to the requested pick up date.

Students (storage customers only) can pickup their free storage boxes and tape at our The UPS Store located at 1089 Commonwealth Ave 6 days a week, or request a supply delivery to you for a small fee by emailing our Support desk at

Students that have an urgent need for storage, can always drop off your storage items at The UPS Store location at 1089 Commonwealth Ave in West Campus, seven days a week, year round.

Date & Time
Closest The UPS Store Location The UPS Store - Boston University
1089 Commonwealth Ave


The UPS Store Hours:
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday 11:00am to 4:00pm

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