10 College Date Ideas that are Fun and Affordable

Planning out the perfect date is not always the easiest thing to do. You ask, where should we go? Or what should we do? As a college student struggling with money for books, food, and classes, date ideas get even harder to choose. If you don’t have the money, there is no way you can […]

How to Land Your First Job Out of College

College is coming to an end and it’s time to start thinking about what’s next. And by what’s next, we mean the job hunt. You may be feeling mixed emotions, from excitement to anxiety. We’re here to help you prepare and land your first job out of college. Keep Your Resume Up-To-Date Keeping your resume up-to-date is very […]

5 Tips to Survive College Move Out

College move out can seem overwhelming with finals, leaving your friends, and the excitement of summer break. Your last few weeks of the semester are meant to be enjoyed while making memories with friends and acing those finals. So, read on to hear our 5 tips to survive college move out. Plan Ahead Similar to […]

How-To Make Your College Playlist

Moving to college can be an exciting time. Whether it is your first year moving into a dorm or your third year into a house with some friends heading back to college makes you think of the possibilities and fun you’re going to have. With all of these happy thoughts running around in your head, […]

CollegeboxesⓇ Ship to School: George Washington University

Hey Colonial’s, it’s that time of the year when you start getting everything prepared to head to the beautiful campus of George Washington University. For incoming Freshman get ready for the greatest time of your life. If you’re living at the Foggy Bottom Campus you’ll be blocks away from the White House, U.S. State Department, […]

Nine Reasons to Use Self-Storage During College

Self-Storage is useful during college, especially while in a dorm room or small apartment. Typically, you are sharing a small space with other people and have no extra room. When you have limited space available, you realize the value of your belongings and do not want to get rid of important things. You also move […]

What to Store vs. What to Take Home This College Break

Moving away to college is an exciting and special time. However, just because you’ve moved away doesn’t mean you won’t return home to Mom and Dad’s. The majority of college students return home for winter and summer breaks. Dorms typically require students to completely vacate for summer – so what do you do with all […]

5 Reasons Collegeboxes is Worth Your Money

Think how many times you might move during your college career. You move to college, back home, or for a study abroad move. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed with everything you need to do.  We understand moving can be tough, especially if you’re doing everything on your own. Apply the tips you learn in this post and consider shipping, transportation, and storage taken done.   With Collegeboxes, […]

Moving to Waco, Texas

If you’re a fan of HGTV’s hit show Fixer Upper, you probably have an affection for shiplap and you certainly know who Chip and Joanna Gaines are. More likely than not, you’ve thought “I should move to Waco so I can buy a house and have Chip and Joanna fix it up for me.” Well, […]

Moving to Simpson College

So you’re about to move to Simpson College!  Founded in 1860 by the Iowa United Methodist Church, Simpson sits in Indianola, 12 miles south of Des Moines.  It is an undergraduate liberal arts school.  Prepare to hit the books on this pleasant 85-acre campus!  Here are some Simpson facts and moving tips for your journey: […]

Moving to Luther College

Receiving a great education while living near woodlands and prairies sounds like a dream, right?  Well, that’s Luther College in Decorah, Iowa!  Luther is a private liberal arts college that was established in 1861.  Affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the school’s motto is “To God alone be the Glory and The Word of […]

Things to Remember Before Going Back to School

Summer is nearing its end. And you know what that means: Back to School. As much as we all love having a little bit of extra freedom in the summer, back to school means getting back to friends and getting one step closer to graduating. In the little bit of time you have until you officially […]