Amherst College

Amherst College

Amherst College’s Official Student Storage, Shipping & Moving Company
Amherst, MA 01002

Welcome to Boomerang Storage

Welcome to Boomerang Storage. We provide Summer Storage, Shipping, and Dorm Moving Services at your school. Storing and/or shipping your belongings has never gotten easier.  We’re local, trusted by your school and provided the highest quality services you’ll find. Focus on your finals and let us do all the lifting. 

You can book your pickup or delivery appointment today by clicking on the “Schedule My Pickup” or “Schedule My Delivery” button below.

Dorm Pickup + Delivery Services

Important Information

  • Packing Supply Kit Distribution Date: At this time, email reslife@amherst.edu if you need boxes or tape
  • Summer Storage and Shipping Pickup Dates: Post Departure In-Room Pickup. Timing is early June
  • Storage Delivery: In-room delivery prior to student arrival
  • You can schedule a pickup or delivery online any time!

Pricing Information

Door-To-Door Storage and Shipping Orders Include:

  • Pick Up and Delivery at Your Room (or just outside your dorm depending on school rules)
  • FREE Packing Supplies – Boxes and Tape (Large Boxes 23″x17.5″x17.5″)
  • FREE Declared Value protection up to $100 per box. Additional Declared Value protection available for purchase
  • Storage Term Options: Summer / Semester (4 months). Longer storage terms are available
  • Peace of mind knowing you choose a trustworthy company to handle your belongings

Door-to-Door Storage Pricing: 

Storage rates are listed per item / per term (up to 4 months).
Simple Pricing: One flat rate per item stored
Need to store for longer? No problem!

 

Click below to view rates

Boxes and Plastic Bins (Click to View)

Any Box Smaller Than Our Large Box
Per Semester / Summer $40.5
Our Large Box - AKA "Boom Box" (23x17.5x17.5 )
Per Semester / Summer $45
Any Box Larger Than Our Large Box (up to 6 cu ft)
Per Semester / Summer $58.5
Your Own Sm or Med Plastic Tote (smaller than a large tote)
Per Semester / Summer $40.5
Your Own Large Plastic Tote -(i.e.20 gallons)
Per Semester / Summer $54
Your own XL Plastic Tote (Up to 30 gallons)
Per Semester / Summer $58.5
Under the Bed Tote
Per Semester / Summer $54

Luggage (Click to View)

Large Duffle Bag
Per Semester / Summer $54
Duffle Bag- XL
Per Semester / Summer $58.5
Suitcase- Small
Per Semester / Summer $54
Suitcase- Large
Per Semester / Summer $58.5
Trunk
Per Semester / Summer $58.5

Furniture, Appliances, Electronics (Click to View)

Microwave
Per Semester / Summer $40.5
Dorm Refrigerator
Per Semester / Summer $58.5
Plastic Drawer Unit
Per Semester / Summer $54
Fan
Per Semester / Summer $40.5
Lamp
Per Semester / Summer $40.5
Television under 25" *Fragile item-read conditions
Per Semester / Summer $58.5
Television over 25" *Fragile item-read conditions
Per Semester / Summer $90
Desk Chair or Office Chair
Per Semester / Summer $58.5
Sofa Chair
Per Semester / Summer $90
Couch
Per Semester / Summer $135
Mattress
Per Semester / Summer $90
Mattress Pad
Per Semester / Summer $40.5
Box Spring
Per Semester / Summer $90
Bed Frame
Per Semester / Summer $54
Night Stand / Small Table
Per Semester / Summer $54
Hutch / Bookshelf
Per Semester / Summer $58.5
Large Dresser
Per Semester / Summer $90
Large Table or Desk
Per Semester / Summer $90
Rug - Smaller than 4'x6'
Per Semester / Summer $40.5
Rug - Larger than 4'x6'
Per Semester / Summer $54

Miscellaneous Items (Click to View)

Artwork or Mirrors *Fragile item-read conditions
Per Semester / Summer $54
Bike
Per Semester / Summer $58.5
Skis / Snowboard
Per Semester / Summer $54
Guitar
Per Semester / Summer $54
Small / Medium Item: Any item not on this list
Per Semester / Summer $40.5
Large Item: Any item not on this list
Per Semester / Summer $54
XL Item: Any item not on this list
Per Semester / Summer $58.5

Questions? Need Assistance?

Make sure to check out our Frequently Asked Questions. Most questions students and parents have, can be found here.

FAQ’s