Electronic Safe

Keep your valuables and documents organized and secure.

We offer BU students annual rental of a premium, heavy-gauge steel electronic safe/privacy box. Easy to lock and unlock with a swipe of your Terrier Card or credit card (or by entering a PIN on the keypad), the safe can hold passports and other important personal documents, laptops, cameras, mobile devices, jewelry, mp3 players, pictures, and more.




  • Card swipe access—unlocks with your Terrier Card or a credit card in your name
  • Alternative keypad lock—unlocks with a PIN you set
  • Heavy-gauge steel
  • Champion lock for securing to furniture

Weight & Dimensions

46 lbs
19” W x 15” D x 10” H


Annual Rental Rate

$100—plus $6.25 (6.25% Massachusetts sales tax)

To order, fill out the Electronic Safe/Privacy Box Order Form and mail or bring to our office with check or credit card details. Checks should be made payable to Boston University.

Boston University Vending Services
302 Babcock Street
Boston, MA 02215

You can pick up your safe between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the following locations on Monday, August 26 and Wednesday, August 28 through Sunday, September 1:

  • Claflin Hall | 273 Babcock Street, West Campus Plaza
  • Warren Towers | 700 Commonwealth Avenue, C-Tower, near the elevators
  • The Towers | 140 Bay State Road, near the front entrance

At the end of the academic year, just leave your safe in your room and we’ll collect it free of charge.


Delivery is available as well. If you pre-ordered your safe, just come to one of the stations with your BU ID and we can arrange delivery to your room.

Call us with questions at 617-353-2375.

Boston University is not responsible for loss or malfunction associated with the electronic safe/privacy box.

Service & Repair

All our appliances are reliable and well maintained, but should anything happen as the result of defective parts or normal wear and tear, we offer repair services to our renters.