Northwestern University became a University in 1851 and has three campuses, one each in Evanston, IL, Chicago, and Doha, Qatar. U.S. News and World Report consistently ranks Northwestern’s undergraduate programs among the best in the country. They have approximately 19,000 students which includes 8,000 full time undergraduate and 8,000 full time graduate students and part-time students.
Boasting 19 varsity athletic programs, Northwestern is one of the charter members of the competitive Big Ten Conference. In the past 15 years, the Wildcats have had conference championship teams 27 times and have had first team All-American honors from 138 student-athletes. Two of some of the largest employers in the area are Hyatt Hotels and FedEx. Considering that you are located in the first suburb just north of Chicago you can enjoy many of its attractions. Some of those are Navy Pier, the Magnificent Michigan Mile, Shedd Aquarium and possibly even take in a game at Wrigley Field..
Students who attend Northwestern University often find themselves moving from place to place whether it be from a dorm to an apartment or fraternity/sorority house or maybe a semester abroad. They find themselves needing storage units near Northwestern University when they have excess belongings that need a place to be stored. Some things to consider when looking for self-storage are that the most popular size units that students are looking for are a 5’x5′ or a 5’x10′. To get the best price and ensure availability you should start thinking about reserving a unit early and try to lock in a rate for the entire summer. Some self storage sites may offer a student discount or first month move in special. Make sure that these prices don’t increase over time. Climate control is also another plus since it will help keep your belongings dry. A 5’x5′ storage unit near 60208 can be found for as low as $35. This unit size will usually hold the typical contents of a college dorm room. You might also consider renting a 5’x10′ and sharing the cost with a friend. Most of the storage facilities for Northwestern University are found in the areas surrounding Evanston.
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