Almost everything you would ever need can be found within walking distance of most campus buildings. To help with your navigation of the area, the Student Resource Center has complied a list of banks, supermarkets, stores, and other businesses that are within the vicinity of NYU's campus.
We are often asked whether it is better to store belongings over the summer in New York or to mail or drive them home. The answer is, it depends on your individual circumstances: the distance home, the amount of material to be moved, whether you prefer to spend money or time, whether your student will need access to belongings over the summer, and other factors.
Lightly-used boxes can often be obtained for free or at low cost from local stores or by searching craigslist.org.
Residence Halls will often collect unwanted electronics, clothes, home goods, food, and other items to be recycled or donated at the end of the year. Students should check with their building's Resource Center for more details.
Also note that students should check with their Residence Hall staff for information about local parking, best hours for check out, and short extensions of their move-out date (if necessary).
Many of the following companies provide discount or special rates for students and usually require proof of enrollment such as a student ID or use of an NYU email address.
10% student discount available for students, must have their NYU ID.
Collegiate Storage and Rental
Rentals of refrigerators, microwaves, as well as shipping, storage, and packing supplies. Call for discount rates.
Flat Rate - MOVEU
Call for discount information: 212.988.9292.
Call: 866-549-4740 or Sales@tuckitaway.com
10% discount with valid ID or NYU e-mail
Provide containers of various sizes, price includes pick-up and delivery. Call 888.881.0810 or check their website for details.
25% student discount on 5x5 storage space.
Call: 212.674.2166 for information and reservations.
Shipping, pick-up, storage, and delivery.
Call: 866.BOX.ITUP (866.269.4887) for discount info during the year. 10% off with promo code 2014SUMMER (expires June 6th)
Supplies, pick-up, storage, and delivery.
Call: 866.628-5659 - call for discount info.
Manhattan Mini Storage
Offers student discounts.
For student rates call 212.Storage (786.7243).
Offers a 10% discount for NYU students.
Offers discounts for students and curbside pickup. For details, inquiries, and reservations call 212.564.7735 or 877.902.9751
Storage Post Self Storage
Special rates are available Call: 1.888.370.0088 for details.
Storage that comes to you by the box. $27 per box for the entire Summer (up to 4 months). Includes pick up, delivery, storage for 4 months & re-delivery.
10% discount to NYU students who signup using their university email address, and at $25/month flatrate.10% discount to NYU students who signup using their university email address, and at $25/month flatrate.
Extra Space Storage
Local facilities for students.
Call: 877.609.8730 for details.
STORAGE SEARCH ENGINES:
Self Storage Finders
http://www.insomniacookies.com/ (click on NYU location)
Tu-Lu's Gluten Free Bakery
http://www.babycakesnyc.com/ (GF, SF, Vegan, Kosher)
Buy and sell everything from textbooks to furniture to homemade goods on Vendr, a simple and secure online marketplace just for students.
The Student Powered Marketplace. Where College Students Buy, Sell, Promote, and Trade.
This is a place to find textbooks, housing, jobs, events & more.
10003 Hardware Inc.
90 University Pl
New York, NY 10003
125 W 3rd St
New York, NY 10012
130 4th Ave
New York, NY 10003
40 West 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010
New York, NY 10003
Bed, Bath, Beyond
620 6th Ave
New York, NY 10011
New York, NY 10012
139 Flatbush Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
100 14th Street
Jersey City, NJ 07310
NYU Student Health Center Pharmacy
726 Broadway, 4th Floor, 212.443.1051
- 20 University Place, 212.260.3052
- 275 Third Ave at 21st St, 212.677.4677
- 307 Sixth Ave at Carmine St, 212.255.5054
- 123 Third Ave at 14th St, 212.529.7140
- 4 West 4th St at Broadway, 212.473.1027
- 769 Broadway at E 9th St, 646.602.8274
- 7 West 14th St at Fifth Ave, 212.627.7315
- 145 Fourth Ave at 14th Street, 212.677.0054
- 20 Astor Place, 212-375-0734
C.O Bigelow Apothecaries
414 6th Avenue, 800.793.5433 / 212-533-2700
Many national shipping chains have multiple locations in New York. Check their websites for the location nearest your studentâs residence.
NYU Mail Services
547 LaGuardia Place
21 Astor Place
7 E. 8th Street
Note that some storage companies provide pickup and delivery. Click on the Storage and Moving Section for additional resources.
Don't know the address of your student's on-campus residence? Click here for a list of residence halls.
130 Bleeker St,
424 Sixth Ave at 9th St,
64 University Pl at 11th St,
- 475 Sixth Ave at 12th St, 212.242.9763
- 10 Union Square at 14th St, 212.353.3840
- 113 4th Ave, 212.228.1278
- 25 University Pl at 8th St, 212.353.1332
(This location ONLY, 10% Discount on Thursdays with NYU ID)
- 3 Sheridan Sq and W. 4th St, 212.229.3893
117 7th Ave South at 10th St, 212.669.5980
130 Bleecker St., 212.358.9597
142 E. 14th Street, 212.529.4612
4 Union Square South, 212.673.5388
For your convenience, the Student Resource Center has compiled these resources as a starting point for your research. NYU does not have any relationship with these companies, unless otherwise noted, and inclusion on this list does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement.
If you have comments about any of the vendors listed, or suggestions for new vendors, please let us know.
547 LaGuardia Pl, New York, NY 10012
Services provided are similar to those of the U.S. Post Office, and include: All Classes of Domestic and Foreign Mail, including Parcels Certified, Registered, Insured, Priority, Global Priority, Global Express and Express Mail UPS Ground, Next Day & 2nd Day Air, & International Services, and U.S. Stamps.
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