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Why Your Student Housing Needs To Prepare For Gen-Z

By: Shad Bookout

GenZ 1With most universities having a little less than one month left until summer break, many student housing communities, dorms, and residence halls are busily preparing for the exodus of students. Eager to return home after a long semester, a flood gate will soon open as a river of millennials flow onto the street for their summer voyage. For many, they will be returning in a few short weeks and will once again occupy their home at the university. However, there is a new resident on the horizon that will be arriving at your doors when the summer break ends. Get ready, for the days of the millennial occupation have come to end and Gen-Z is poised to take over.

Who is Gen-Z Anyway?

GenZ 2The generation immediately after the millennials was born starting the latter half of the 1990s. This young group has grown up with smart phones in their pockets, earning the nickname “screenagers”. As they begin the transition to college life, they carry with them a completely different set of values than the millennials that precede them. “Gen-Z is already out in the world, curious and driven, investigating how to obtain relevant professional experience before college,” The New York Times reports.  They are also extremely independent, tenacious, realistic, practical, and are always in a hurry to get to what is next.

What Gen-Z Wants

GenZ 3As they prepare to enter college life, Gen-Z brings with them a bevy of expectations.  This generation is used to getting what they want, so student housing providers have to work diligently to insure that these needs and expectations are being met. The top priority for them is speed. In a generation that only knows a world of Amazon Prime as well as on-demand music and movies, the only relevant time frame is now. Do not make them wait for a response for their needs to be met. Their impatience can lead to bad reviews and bad word-of-mouth. And, since they are all interconnected, peer-to-peer information carries an exceptional amount of reliability to them.

You also must provide them the power to feed their tech addiction. They are smart phone-reliant, which means communication via text will be more successful to them. This also means that your student housing community should have reliable bars (cell signal) throughout your community, dorm, or residence hall. Wi-Fi should not be limited to just common areas. Fur frugal students who are always on the go, it is important to provide the ability to connect at a moment’s notice.

GenZ 4Reliability is also important. Gen-Z are typically stubborn and pragmatic, and will quickly make judgments about the quality that you provide. Everything that you say you will do for them, you must successfully deliver to full completion and on time. The means more than just service requests. Mail must be delivered on time daily, as well as all notifying them the instant that their packages arrive in the office. And timely follow-up using their preferred methods (usually social media or text) is vital to not only their satisfaction, but to your success.

So get ready…Gen-Z is about to arrive at your student housing. Sure, they are a new breed of resident that wants and needs special attention. However, they are already the most financially successful group in history. They just need you to provide a great product and service, and you will earn their trust and money. US Postal Solutions is proud to help you succeed with Gen-Z as well as the last millennials who reside with you.

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Postal Solutions is the nation’s leader in the student housing mail delivery management industry, for both on/off-campus mail management services. The Postal Solutions Companies offers mail delivery management servicesinventory / asset tracking software, and parcel logging software / package tracking software. For more information regarding The Postal Solutions Companies, please call us today at (866) 378-8157 or visit us online at www.uspostalsolutions.com.

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How Your Community Can Stand Out In A Crowded Student Housing Market

By: Shad Bookout

unique 1As the days grow longer, the time that our student residents will be with us becomes shorter. And as finals are completed and your residents begin to depart, your thoughts will quickly return to the plans of preparing your community for the next wave of fresh young faces eager to start the school year. But what happens if no one shows up. Sure you have residents that have already renewed and some new residents that already put in their deposit and application. But what about the rest of your apartments? How do insure that your community will be filled especially if it is just like all of the other student housing offerings in your marketplace.

Is Your Customer Service Memorable

unique 2During the course of a campus tour weekend, a student (often with parents in tow) can tour most if not all of the student housing offerings in your market place.  After a full day of looking at apartments it becomes very difficult to start remembering one from the other. But if your customer service stands out above the others you are sure to have a memorable competitive advantage.  Make sure that you greet your prospects at the door and open doors for them throughout the tour. Use first names and highlight tour points that match the important points you discovered during conversations with them. Offer to take photos of them (using their smart phone / camera) at points they seemed interested in (also don’t forget one by your sign). Finally the first to follow-up is often the most likely to earn business. Send a text, email, tweet, or whatever forms that your future resident (hopefully) prefers. It needs to more than just a generic message and again mention personal points you discovered along the way. Lastly, have a strong call to action that drives them to put in the application before it is too late.

Is Your Marketing Unique

unique 3Memorable customer service is sometimes not enough to distinguish your community in a crowded market. A bigger challenge may be getting prospective residents to tour your community in the first place. Having great service will often lead to high online reviews. But what methods are you using to have people discover your brand for the first time. Take a lesson from creative brands and create marketing campaigns that are unique and just a memorable as your service. Create viral YouTube videos and distribute them through social media. Canvas your marketplace with magnets advertising your community (if it is funny that is a bonus). A community mascot is also a great centerpiece for any creative marketing strategy. Geico has a duck. Chick-fil-a has their cows. What is the best representative of your community’s uniqueness?

Are Your Amenities Special

unique 4If everyone wanted the same things in a car, we would all drive the same car. But because everyone has unique wants and needs, there are dozens of different car options on the market. Most of you competitors share many of the same amenities that you possess. But it is your unique offerings that make you unique in a world of student housing clones.  Charitable involvement is a great place to start and to create a connection between staff and your residents. Also, memorable resident functions are a great way to drive word-of-mouth marketing. Finally, when you advertise amenities, make sure to focus on lifestyle driven amenities that are unique to your community. A great example would be to use the package notification system – PackageLog – to help resident know when their packages are delivered to the community mail room. The messages can be customized in conjunction with your resident events and offerings to make sure the massages are as unique and memorable; just like your community.

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Postal Solutions is the nation’s leader in the student housing mail delivery management industry, for both on/off-campus mail management services. The Postal Solutions Companies offers mail delivery management servicesinventory / asset tracking software, and parcel logging software / package tracking software. For more information regarding The Postal Solutions Companies, please call us today at (866) 378-8157 or visit us online at www.uspostalsolutions.com.

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Top Four Student Housing Trends

Everyone in student housing – whether you are in management or in the leasing office – needs to know the market factors influencing student housing communities in the future. Commercial real estate investors and others in the student housing business learned about those market forces at the recent Third Annual Atlanta Student Housing Summit.

Here are the top four trends that experts shared at the meeting:

  1. amenity 1Amenities will continue to be the top draw for students considering off-campus housing. For example, Landmark is developinga $100 million project at the University of Florida that includes a hotel, indoor golf lounges, Starbucks and a VIP floor with a rooftop pool and private sauna, BISNOW reported. Students also increasingly expect high-tech amenities, such as Bluetooth surround sound and package delivery notification via text and email.
  2. The traditional double-trunk dorms with shared bathrooms will remain a mainstay options for on-campus freshmen and sophomores. “It might be an essential skill for later in life. They find they might be developing bonds they’ll have for a lifetime,” said Dr. Andrea Trinklein with Emory University, according to
  3. amenity 2Off-campus student housing can only be successful – in investors’ minds – if they are close to campus. And they must be near a bus line. “If you’re way off campus, it’s a project we’re not likely going to look at or want to finance,” said Vincent Toye with Wells Fargo, according to Just as in previous market examinations, location is everything.
  4. Student debt load may force lower student housing rents. College and university costs continue to escalate. In fact, 57 U.S. colleges are charging $60,000 or more for tuition, fees, room, and board for 2014-15, according to a Chronicle of Higher Education listing of tuition data released by the College Board.  However, in 2009-2010, only five colleges surpassed the $50,000 annually. As college enrollment skyrockets simultaneously, students’ debt load is increasing – there is a staggering $1.2 trillion student housing debt, according to Cecil Phillips, CEO of Place Properties. “That’s why I’m confident increasing affordability is going to become the mantra,” Phillips said at the Summit.

Teams 5Of all the trends the experts shared, the increasing importance of amenities – particularly unique amenities that help your community stand apart from the rest – is shaping the future of student housing. If you don’t give Generation Z and millennial residents the different experiences and high-tech amenities they desire, they will go elsewhere.  PackageLog help you stand out by providing you a method of email and text notification to residents when they receive package deliveries into your mail room. But even with high tech amenities at your disposal the best thing you can do is to take time with your residents and learn more about their individual wants and needs. US Postal Solutions takes the heavy time burden of sorting and distributing student mail off of your shoulders. Both services allow you to focus more time and effort on taking care of your student residents and making sure that each semester has a line of new residents waiting to move into your amazing community.

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Postal Solutions is the nation’s leader in the student housing mail delivery management industry, for both on/off-campus mail management services. The Postal Solutions Companies offers mail delivery management servicesinventory / asset tracking software, and parcel logging software / package tracking software. For more information regarding The Postal Solutions Companies, please call us today at (866) 378-8157 or visit us online at www.uspostalsolutions.com.

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The Top 5 Springtime College Towns

By: Christine Blank

Spring has come to student housing. After the long, extremely cold winter, everyone seems to be in a better mood and is getting outside to enjoy the fresh air and sunshine. Many U.S. campuses – and the towns surrounding them – are the best places to celebrate the arrival of spring, with their gorgeous scenery, festivals and other fun activities.

Here are our top picks for the greatest springtime college towns:

College Station  / Bryan, Texas

college towns 2Home to Texas A & M, Texas College, Baylor College and a host of other great institutions, this city is also one of the best places to be in the spring. There is always some sort of outdoors festival or event in this town, and many involve food. For example, many student housing residents will check out the huge All Things Chocolat festival on March 24 at Brazos Center. Then, the fun annual Rock the Casa Theta 5k will be held April 18 and the popular Downtown Street and Art Fair in downtown Bryan is the same day.

Orlando, Florida

college towns 3Student housing residents at the University of Central Florida, Valencia Community College, Full Sail University and Seminole State College, love getting out in this great city in the spring. First, the temperatures are in the pleasant 70s and 80s, versus 90s and above during the summer. Then, there are the exciting events happening around town – many of which are inexpensive for students. Many students flock to Winter Park for the annual Winter Park Art Festival, held March 20-March 22, which features free live music, art viewing and yummy fair-type food. And then there is the fun Spring Fiesta in the Park at Lake Eola on April 11 and 12. Students can hang out around the lake while sampling food and products from vendors.

Boulder, Colorado

Missouri v ColoradoHome to the proud University of Colorado-Boulder and a number of smaller colleges, this city has some of the best hiking and outdoors activities for college students who want to stay fit. They can head to the nearby Boulder Mountain Park and the Mount Sanitas Trailhead for stunning mountainous views. If hiking is not their thing, students can check out the Colorado Craft Beer Week at Twisted Pine, March 21-29, or visit the free Boulder Farmers Market Fine Art & Craft Fair on April 11.

Atlanta, Georgia

college towns 5This great Southern city is home to a number of top universities, including Emory University and Georgia State University. Atlanta and the surrounding area is also one of the best places for student housing residents to enjoy spring. The Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival, March 21-March 22, features 300 arts and crafts booths, food vendors and live international music.  Students can also take a break from studying and have some fun during the annual Comedy Festival, featuring over 70 national comedians at five venues, from March 25-29.

Oxford, Ohio

college towns 6Even though it is a small town, the home to Miami University is consistently ranked the best college town in the U.S. The ranking has been attributed to its low cost of living, low crime rates, and earning potential for people with a bachelor’s degree and higher. But we think also think it is because students have an enjoyable life here, especially in the spring.  Many students take part in the Ohio Spring Race Series on March 22 and visit the annual Spring Ice Show, May 1-2.

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Postal Solutions is the nation’s leader in the student housing mail delivery management industry, for both on/off-campus mail management services. The Postal Solutions Companies offers mail delivery management servicesinventory / asset tracking software, and parcel logging software / package tracking software. For more information regarding The Postal Solutions Companies, please call us today at (866) 378-8157 or visit us online at www.uspostalsolutions.com.

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Don’t Let Stress Ruin These Last Few Weeks

By: Craig Meddin, CEO

stress 1The last few days of Spring Break have arrived, and soon your student housing residents will be busy gearing up for the final days on the semester. As the end of school nears, many of your residents may begin to show signs of stress.  Some have test anxiety attached to the pressure of finals. Others may suffer from trying to develop a plan for moving out at the end of the semester. Some are worried about life after college, while others are worried about their return for the summer. Time management, relationships and roommate troubles add to these emotional burdens. For some, the stress will even be overwhelming.

As management and team members in student housing communities and residence halls, you are often the first to see the signs that this stress has on your residents. Roommates may be too caught up in their own challenges and become unaware of what’s happening around them. But these warnings are real and can have huge negative direct impacts, or impact others. By looking for a few signs, asking a few questions, and giving simple advice to your student residents.

stress 2As students become stressed there many physical signs. According to Fox Business, residents who were otherwise known for healthy lifestyles may revert to unhealthy eating and sleeping habits. Other warning signs include: social, outgoing people become reclusive, drastic changes in behavior, increased occurrences of illnesses, and even long periods when they just seem to disappear.

Once you have identified residents whom you observe are exhibiting such behaviors or that you know are having a challenged time, there are a few things that you can do. The University of Florida suggests this list of tips to students to help them manage their own personal stress:

  1. Understand your role in stress reactions
  2. Develop a balanced lifestyle and effective personal organization
  3. Learn specific relaxation techniques
  4. Gain perspective on problems by discussing them, and
  5. Clarify your values and develop a sense of spirituality

stress 3Psych Central expands on similar ideas to these, but goes on to describe additional coping tips. Physical activity, mediation, and engaging in things that create happiness all help students cope when times are tough. Those things can include a timely letter from home, a care package or even a personalized friendly invite to an event from the community staff. However, when things seem truly overwhelming, make sure they talk to someone who can help.

We hope that you, your team, and all of your student residents have a stress-free journey to the end of the semester. Our teams at Postal Solutions have many tools that can help you reduce your work stress and increase the time that you (and your team) can devote to the happiness of your residents. Contact us today and learn how we can help.

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Postal Solutions is the nation’s leader in the student housing mail delivery management industry, for both on/off-campus mail management services. The Postal Solutions Companies offers mail delivery management servicesinventory / asset tracking software, and parcel logging software / package tracking software. For more information regarding The Postal Solutions Companies, please call us today at (866) 378-8157 or visit us online at www.uspostalsolutions.com.

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Spring Break Fever Comes To Student Housing

by: Chelsea Seidman

spring break 1The first days of spring are close at hand. Soon, your student housing residents’ thoughts will turn to finals and then to summer. But for now, their minds are filled with the joyful thoughts of what happens next. Because, as the snow begins to thaw and the flowers return to the meadows, your student housing residents will embark on the time-honored tradition of Spring Break. But, before they depart for the parties, there are a few things that they (and you) need to do.

Before Your Students Leave, They Should…

  • spring break 3Leave information with roommates or others about where they are going in the event of an emergency.
  • Be sure to issue any maintenance requests, so that there are no last-minute repairs or servicing upon return.
  • Turn off the water and lights, and unplug any expensive electronics.
  • Close and lock all windows and doors.
  • Pick up mail and any packages that are waiting for them in the package room.

Before Your Students Leave You, You Should…

  • spring break 2Send your residents the tips and list of items that you request they do before they leave.
  • Encourage them to renew their lease if they haven’t already, because, when they return, all the new students will start apartment hunting.
  • Advise them if you will be entering their apartments for quarterly inspections or preventative maintenance.
  • Collect any outstanding rent or fees.
  • Set PackageLog aging feature to “OFF”, so residents’ packages do not expire and get returned to sender while they are out of town.
  • Post any office hours changes if you plan to have different hours during the break.

Spring Break is a great time to step back, finish up to-do lists, and rest for the final push to the end of term. Soon your residents will be gone, and you will have an action-packed summer getting your community ready for a fresh batch of faces and personalities. But for now, enjoy your break – your Spring Break.

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Postal Solutions is the nation’s leader in the student housing mail delivery management industry, for both on/off-campus mail management services. The Postal Solutions Companies offers mail delivery management servicesinventory / asset tracking software, and parcel logging software / package tracking software. For more information regarding The Postal Solutions Companies, please call us today at (866) 378-8157 or visit us online at www.uspostalsolutions.com.

 

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750,000-Packages-Logged Milestone for PackageLog™

March 2, 2015 – On February 26, the 750,000th package was logged into the innovative package management and notification system from PackageLog. Since its market inception 26 months ago, nearly 500 businesses have subscribed to PackageLog to better track and communicate to their customers about inbound package deliveries. With the continued growth of online shopping, plus the over *14% percent delivery growth that companies such as FedEx, UPS, and the US Postal Service predict annually over the next three years, there will be even more demand for PackageLog’s time-saving services in the future.

“Our entire team is thrilled to be part of this revolution in efficiently handling packages,” said PackageLog Founder and CEO Craig Meddin said of reaching this incredible milestone. “All manner of businesses – from multi-family housing to legal offices to high-rise business towers – are constantly dealing with the challenges of space and time that packages create. We are proud to help those affected business get back the time, space, and resources they reserve while providing a seamless communications tool. “

You can learn more about PackageLog by visiting www.logware.com/packagelog. In addition, interested businesses can receive a two-week free trial at http://www.logware.com/free-trial-pl. For additional questions or inquiries, please email mypeople@logware.com.

*Source: erevoultionventures.com

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US Postal Solutions announces NAA Student Housing Conference Initiatives

US Postal Solutions has outlined a groundbreaking initiative to coincide with the 2015 NAA Student Housing Conference, Feb 17-18, 2015 at the Aria Resort in Las Vegas.  Its newly-enhanced student mail and package management program creates a unique platform to not only engage residents on a meaningful level, but it also it provides an opportunity for student housing management to save thousands of manpower hours annually.

“It is time for our industry to look toward the future of the interaction between student housing management and its student residents,” says Postal Solutions CEO Craig Meddin. “The package delivery area is the logical touch-point to create a new type of engagement that benefits both sides of the student housing world.” The new connection that Meddin is referring to is based around the PackageLog Notification system.

PackageLog’s digital platform allows apartment communities and student housing facilities to easily track and notify residents about their package arrivals. The system sends customized, automatic email and text notifications to residents when their packages are delivered to the leasing office. The system then continues to monitor the status of each package and send additional reminders that the delivery is awaiting to be picked up in the office. Even though PackageLog has already been available for two years, the new initiative marks a turning point in how mail and packages are managed within the industry. Now PackageLog  seamlessly integrates with many Package Management software platforms.

The United States Postal Service, as well as companies such as FedEx and UPS, is seeing massive increases in the shipping volumes they are handling. FedEx has already reported nearly a 13% increase in volume over the same period of last year. At the same time, the amount of space and time student housing facilities have allocated to deal with mail and packages has been drastically decreased.

“It is a double-edged sword,” says US Postal Solutions Director of Operations and retired US Postmaster Scott Pope. “On the one hand, the increase in volume of available student apartments is bringing new life to the Student Housing industry. Many communities and management companies have felt he pressures of keeping up with these increasing demands, including the overwhelming volume of mail and packages arriving to their communities daily”. The USPS has deemed that all multi-family communities –especially Student Housing – must be a single point of delivery, adding to leasing staffs’ already heavy workload. Add on six minutes per parcel for package management on average– not to mention the space constraints – and you begin to develop a picture of the burden of these challenges.

PackageLog’s newly enhanced program promises to help communities take back the time lost due to these challenges.  Space will be also be re-gained, since the time a package remains in the package room or closet will be reduced by up to 80%. And the best part is the signficiant financial savings to multifamily communities, thanks to both reduced man-power hours and the budget-friendly nature of the PackageLog platform.

Learn more by visiting booth 601 during the NAA Student Housing Conference

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Postal Solutions is the nation’s leader in the student housing mail delivery management industry, for both on/off-campus mail management services. The Postal Solutions Companies offers mail delivery management servicesinventory / asset tracking software, and parcel logging software / package tracking software. For more information regarding The Postal Solutions Companies, please call us today at (866) 378-8157 or visit us online at www.uspostalsolutions.com.

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Show Some Love To Your Student Housing Residents

by: Shad Bookout

Valentine’s Day is back. I know… it seemed like only yesterday we were unwrapping presents under the tree and toasting in the New Year. But the day has arrived that we celebrate love. Almost everyone is in the spirit: from elementary school kids with decorated shoeboxes giving “Frozen”-themed cards, to young couples out for dinner, to people giving flowers. Isn’t this also a great opportunity to remind your student housing residents that you love them too?

Valentines 9 - CopyToday’s student housing residents are like no other generation prior. They are more independent, more connected, and more socially in tune than any other demographic group in history. With that comes a distinct list of wants and desires. They moved into your community probably after reading countless online peer reviews. Once they are there, though, it falls to you to inspire them on a near-daily basis to stay living there throughout their entire collegiate experience.  But are you sure that your are providing them the things they really crave?

Make It an Experience

Today’s student resident is not looking for the least expensive apartment in which to live. They are not looking for the place with the biggest pool or other amenities. In fact, they are not necessarily looking for the place closest to campus. What they crave are experiences. The want memorable moments with friends that can be captured on Instagram or bragged about on SnapChat.  From terrific (if not epic) resident parties that you host, to charity events they can share in, it is important to provide constant opportunities for your residents to engage with each other and to engage with you. But make sure it is unique and memorable, for those are the events that this generation of students truly loves.

From FOMO to YOLO

Vday 2These are the two acronyms that drive the emotional engine of today’s students. The “Fear of Missing Out” combined with a “You Only Live Once” philosophies create an attitude of wanting everything, everywhere. And they want it now. If their friends are doing it, they need to be doing it. But, at the same time, they are surfing multiple screens at a time (remember, this generation of screenagers grew up with a smart phone in their pocket) to find the next great event that they can be the first to know about.  You need to be dialed into this attitude and feeding the flames of these desires in order to stand out from your competitors.  Make sure to challenge your residents to engage their friends and create a peer network that is lining up to move into your community and attend your resident events. This makes an environment where those students on the outside are green with envy of the love that current residents feel living there.

A Connected Lifestyle

Vday 3To create this engagement, it is necessary to be connected to student residents on their level and through their channels. This means social media  – and not just Facebook and Twitter. Your residents want more interactive media from your brand. SnapChat – yes. Instagram – most definitely. YouTube-absolutely. Also, engaging with them via text will be more successful than email.  They want to feel like your message is to them personally and not the same generic digital blast that everyone else is receiving. It is this level of personalized digital engagement that will make them know they really are loved and appreciated.

A Package Management Solution

Heart-HandsSince you already know that your student residents love getting packages (just look at how many arrive each and every day), hasn’t the time come to take advantage of that to create more resident love? The PackageLog system allows you to send customer unique text and email alerts when a student’s package arrives. In addition, these messages can be outlets for announcements about the next big experience your community team will offer. You can even connect to the other local brands they love with PackageLog footer banners. Simply put, your residents will love PackageLog. You will love PackageLog. And your budget will love PackageLog. Contact us today to learn more and to receive a free trial. Click here.

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Postal Solutions is the nation’s leader in the student housing mail delivery management industry, for both on/off-campus mail management services. The Postal Solutions Companies offers mail delivery management servicesinventory / asset tracking software, and parcel logging software / package tracking software. For more information regarding The Postal Solutions Companies, please call us today at (866) 378-8157 or visit us online at www.uspostalsolutions.com.

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The Wheels of Student Housing Go Round and Round

By: Scott Pope

wheels 1As spring rapidly approaches – although you can’t tell it by the snow in the Northeast – the thoughts of student housing management quickly turn to preparing for the impending turn of residents. In dorms , residence halls, and student housing communities across the country, preparations are beginning. Lease renewals are being confirmed. New move-in letters are being sent. Meanwhile, student residents (both future and current) are going about their days, unaware of the planning, challenges, and efforts that management is conducting behind the scenes.

The entire process is a revolving wheel. In May, students depart and the turn process begins. In August, the students return only to depart again for the holidays. They start back with the New Year, and with their return, the plans for the summer turn begin. This cycle never ends. It just keeps rolling on. However, it is important to take some time and look around at the world that is quickly passing you by. If you don’t, the process begins to roll out of control and you may miss out on one of the most important things you can accomplish: connecting to your residents.

Wheels 2We often get so caught up in the day-to-day grind and the planning, that we miss many of the small things that really are important. There is just not enough time in the day to accomplish it all. Take some time to change up the routine so that you can focus more on the needs, wants, and desires of your student residents. If you make the lifestyle at your dorm, residence hall, or student community less about the spaces and amenities offered and more about making an experience, then your residents will be more engaged. That now gives you the opportunity to build a library of great reviews and a network of student peers driving future residents to your door.

Wheels 3Now you no longer have the wheels of your operation as the engine of your success. Your current residents drive the yearly cycle, and the ebb and flow now revolve around the residents rather than the location itself.

One great way to free up time so you can focus more on your residents is to eliminate items that are time-consuming for you and your on-site team. One example is dealing with packages arriving for the students who live with you. With the ever-growing popularity of online ordering, students today are receiving an average of 10 packages per week each. This means the average dorm, residence hall, or student community is losing hundreds of hours each semester. Another example is dealing with sorting and distribution of student mail. With the US Postal Service labeling all new construction as single point of delivery, mail is becoming a constant headache that is eating more time than almost any other on-site factor. The time has come to take care both of these annoyances.

wheels 4US Postal Solutions and PackageLog are a 1-2 punch that not only eliminates the time and effort of mail and packages, but you also get a platform of tools that create amenities and retention features that student residents love.  Now, while you are making the plans for your summer, is the best time to learn how we can help you transform from just a place for students to a place where student residents have a memorable experience.

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Postal Solutions is the nation’s leader in the student housing mail delivery management industry, for both on/off-campus mail management services. The Postal Solutions Companies offers mail delivery management servicesinventory / asset tracking software, and parcel logging software / package tracking software. For more information regarding The Postal Solutions Companies, please call us today at (866) 378-8157 or visit us online at www.uspostalsolutions.com.

 

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