UPenn Summer Storage - Philadelphia, PA

Box delivery to UPenn

Box delivery to UPenn

Specialists pickup your stuff

Specialists pickup your stuff

Storage near UPenn

Storage near UPenn

Delivery of stored items

Delivery of stored items

Summer Storage for UPenn Students

With over 70% of the student body coming from outside of PA and additional international students UPenn students need summer storage. Traveling to and from school is hard when your car is packed full or you have to drag items through the airport. Not too far behind is using a traditional storage unit near UPenn because you're still stuck trying to find a way to get your stuff there. ODS is a one stop shop for students to get their items picked up, stored, and returned! Need packing materials? No problem, we'll be handing them out on campus before finals week!

How Do I sign Up for OnDemand Storage at UPenn?

Watch the video below to get a step-by-step tutorial on signing up for storage near the University of Pennsylvania. First, sign up for a pickup date, then you'll be able to select a date and time to receive your packing boxes. Pack and label your boxes in preparation for your full service storage pickup and then our crew will pickup your items and bring them to storage. You'll be able to schedule a delivery of your items that coincides with the school designated move-in days in the new semester! We're the #1 student storage option in Philadelphia!


One-Time Storage Prices at UPenn

*prices listed denote cost for a 4 month period: summer, fall, or spring semester*

Per Item/ Whole Summer


Ironing Board


Step Ladder

Small Rug


Laptop Bag

Shoe Box

Per Item/ Whole Summer

Small Bins

Cube Fridge

Small Mirror

Duffle Bag


End Table

Plastic Drawers

Laundry Basket

Per Item/ Whole Summer

Clothes Bin

Clothes Rack

Mini Fridge

Mattress Topper


Large Suitcase

TV < 35"

Standing Lamp

Extra Large
Per Item/ Whole Summer

Large Bin


Office Chair


TV > 35"

Coffee Table

Large Rug


Sure! ODS Boxes are great; but if you want to use your own packing materials you can. 

Yes, ODS crew members will be on campus at designated times and places which can be found below. You must be signed up for an ODS pickup to receive free boxes.

Students at Penn have the ability to store items for the entire summer storage period. The period goes from the end of classes until the school designated move-in days for fall semester!

ODS re-delivery days always coincide with the school designated move-in days. For summer storage and other short term storage at University of Pennsylvania, these are the days you'll be able to get your belongings back. If you need a special delivery or pickup please call ODS as we always try our best to work with students and their families. 

For study away, or long term student storage, students can have belongings re-delivered during designated move-in days or speak to an ODS associate about a special delivery option. 

Yes! We take pride in providing top notch service and taking care of your belongings. In the unlikely event something happens to one of your items you'll have the chance to purchase additional insurance during the sign out process. 

$10 for $100 coverage

$25 for $250 coverage

$50 for $500 coverage

We hate to ruin the fun but we do have some rules...

  • Boxes over 45lbs are subject to additional fees
  • Missed pickup times are $100
  • Special pickup/delivery outside of offered windows - case by case
  • No liquids
  • Mattresses must be bagged 
  • No loose items 
  • No trundle beds 
  • Couches and futons in select markets only


Box Distribution and Pickup Days at UPenn

The storage calendar provides relevant information regarding ODS Box Days, regularly scheduled pickup days, and re-delivery days. If you need boxes delivered or your items picked up on a day that is not marked on the calendar you should call 781-499-5330 as you will have to sign up over the phone.

Supply Handouts: 

Pickup Dates:                                                                                                               

  • 4/30/2018 - 5/8/2018                                                                           

Re-delivery Dates: