College Pro Tips

Buy in bulk to save money.  A membership to a wholesale club usually costs about $50 for the year and comes with two licenses. Split the cost with your roommate for an affordable way to get your favorite snack foods in large quantities.  And there’s a BJ’s right down the street!

When your stomach demands attention late at night, or your friend with a car doesn’t feel like driving, never fear- you have options! Within walking distance, there’s a Safeway and a Denny’s open 24/7.

On Thursday, August 30, there will be a part-time job fair in the Forum from 4-6 PM, featuring opportunities for employment both on and off campus.

Many local businesses offer student discounts. It doesn’t hurt to ask- just bring your student ID with you. For example, Mustang Pizza and Subs offers a discount to any McDaniel student who registers their ID in person at their location on Pennsylvania Avenue.Additionally, the movie theater in Westminster offers a student discount.

With the new McDaniel 1card, increasing numbers of businesses will be offering deals to college students. CVS Pharmacy has already signed to accept McDanielBucks, and you can see where else the 1card will be accepted by going to