Shipping & Storage Information

You may use a vendor of your choosing to ship belongings directly to campus. Items must be sent to the appropriate mailing address for the residence hall you will be living in and be clearly labeled.

  • Packages may be picked up from Mail & Package Services.
  • Belongings should be shipped to arrive to campus no earlier than August 15th for the Fall semester and December 27th for the Spring semester.
  • Please note that the use of portable storage devices such as PODs or similar container services is prohibited.

Storage Squad

Storage Squad is the contracted provider of student storage and shipping at George Washington University. They provide pickup and delivery service on and off campus. If a student is living on campus, they will deliver the items to individuals rooms before students arrive to campus for the fall semester. Visit Storage Squad GW to view pricing and schedule your appointment.

Storage The Official Storage Partner of GWU - How it works, three easy steps: 1, we deliver free tape and boxes, 2, you pack your stuff, and 3, we pick up, store, and return on your schedule.

Summer and Study Abroad Storage

Storage Squad offers pickup or delivery year round and they price items on a per-term (summer or semester) basis. They deliver free packing supplies on campus to students who sign up for their storage or shipping services. Visit Storage Squad GW to view pricing and schedule your appointment.

Early Delivery to Residence Halls

The contract with Storage Squad includes early delivery escort for on campus students. Campus officials escort Storage Squad crew members into the dorms so your items are waiting for you when you arrive. Other storage companies are not permitted to deliver items early.

Introducing Ship-To-School

Storage Squad is also the contracted shipping service at GW. Before moving in to the dorms for the fall semester students are encouraged to ship items to Storage Squad’s warehouse a few weeks before classes begin. The

Please note: GW is not responsible for items shipped through this service.

UPS Store Services

Student Storage and Shipping Studying Abroad?  Need Summer or Winter Storage? Room Pickup And Delivery are available. Sign up anytime at: or call the UPS Store at: 202-457-8166 or visit the store on campus at 2000 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.

Storage Options

GW does not provide storage on campus. There are numerous vendors in the DC area that do provide storage and many offer their services on campus during the move-out period. As these are all independent companies not affiliated with the university, we recommend researching each company before storing your items with them.