Ferris State University (Ferris State) is a public university with its main campus located in Big Rapids, Michigan. It offers more than 180 undergraduate and graduate majors. These include 2-year degree program which "ladder" into a 4-year program, Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees, eight programs on master's degrees and Doctorates of Pharmacy, Optometry and Education. You are taught in small groups by dedicated professors. If you are looking for unique education that will nurture you to an outstanding graduate, then you can consider joining Ferris State. The exciting student life should start and end with moving, but moving with heavyweight households goods can spoil the moment. Movers come in handy to save you from moving stress. A-1 Auto Transport offers full moving and shipping services to or from Ferris State.
Tips on how to make your Ferris State move easier
When you are looking to move to or from Ferris State, keep these few important tips in mind.
- Prepare ahead of time: You have a lot to do as you prepare for your move: booking an on-campus or off-campus apartment, registration, changing over your utilities, acquiring packing supplies, and so on. Prepare early to make everything go as smoothly as possible.
- Early transfer of information: Be sure you know all the utilities under your name and make the necessary transfers before you move. The earlier you make the call the better because certain utility companies may not turn up the following day to make the switch. Also change your address form online in good time. Use a credit card that contains your current address as the billing address.
Get ready your moving boxes and packing supplies: Moving boxes and tape can increase your moving cost. Finding cheap or free moving boxes can save you a lot. Visit a few places where they give out free moving boxes. You can contact furniture stores for free used boxes at least one week in advance. You can also keep or assemble used boxes from neighbors. Check out where you can get free moving boxes.
You can also use suitcases, laundry baskets, garbage cans or garment bags. Use stuff socks and clothing to protect your fragile items.
- Start parking early: Come up with a checklist of essential household goods you need, with an order of importance. Pack different items every day to avoid last-minute rush. You don’t want to break your delicate items, damage your valuables or forget essential goods. Utilize every available space. For instance, you can pack lightweight items in your laundry hampers and suitcases, kitchen spices can fit in your crock pot. This saves the moving boxes for heavy and fragile goods.
- Hire a moving company: Moving your household goods on your own may take longer than you expected and might be more costly in the end. You can also lose some boxes, valuable items can get damaged, and the weather may not cooperate. Hiring a mover can save you a lot of time and hassle.
Why you need a professional moving company for your Ferris State move
- They insure your goods, therefore, you have no worries about damages and loss.
- You save a lot of time which you can use to do other tasks.
- They offer you a wide range of services, which may be customized to fit your unique needs.
- The moving process with a professional mover stands higher chances of being successful due to their experience.
How to find the best university moving company
List the movers that provide moving services within the locality of Ferris State. Find out more about their services, experience with Ferris State students, feedback and reviews from customers. Visit Better Business Bureau to find out more about them.
A-1 Auto Transport can help you move your household goods nationwide. Call 888-509-3213 to get a free, no obligation to buy price quote on interstate moving services.
Our moving services
A-1 Auto Transport understands that students engage in a lot of activities which should be fun and fulfilling. Moving should not distract you from living your student life to the fullest and that is why we offer you the following services:
- Full service moving from packing, unpacking to arranging your dorm or apartment. We transport all kinds of household goods from your valuables to the bulky furniture and pool table.
- Moving advice.
- Moving storage.
Why A-1 Auto Transport Inc?
- 97% of Ferris State students we have served before always express their satisfaction and refer their friends to us.
- Our clients trust us with their most valuable and delicate items because we handle them with utmost care.
- We are conversant with Ferris State locality and have established a cordial working relationship with its students.
Talk to us
Get our services now. Contact us on 888-509-3213 or visit our website on a1autotransport.com/services. Remember to fill out the form at the top of the page.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
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