Bearcat Benefits

Bearcat Benefits CardBeing a Bearcat benefits you!

This new program offers students, faculty, staff, alumni and the parent association special offers from businesses.

If you are a student faculty or staff member, simply show your McKendree ID to receive the offer. If you are an alumni or parent, show your alumni or Parent Association Bearcat Benefits card. Don’t have a card? Simply complete the online form and have a Bearcat Benefits card sent to you.

Bearcat Benefit Deals

*denotes an alumni owned business

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Computers & Telecommunications


As an AT&T Signature Discount member, you’ll receive:

•  17% off qualified wireless plans & services

•  Waived activation fees with select activations

•  Waived upgrade fees with select upgrades
(800) 331-0500
6403 N. Illinois St.
Fairview Heights, IL 62208

McKendree faculty, staff and students will save $5 on Unlimited Freedom plan accounts. Former plans may be discounted differently. Visit a local store for details.
105 Frey Lane
Fairview Heights, IL 62208


Event Venues

Gateway Center
10% off room rental for banquets, wedding receptions, meetings or any event you are hosting
(618) 345-8998
One Gateway Drive
Collinsville, IL 62234


Hardware & Lumber

Liese Lumber Company, Inc.
Contractor Pricing
(618) 234-0105
319 East Main Street
Belleville, IL 62220


Health Care

The Joint Chiropractic
First visit $29, includes consultation, exam and adjustment.
(618) 726-2555
3264 Greenmount Crossing
Shiloh, IL 62269


Heating, Cooling & Plumbing

C & K Heating & Cooling, Inc.
10% off on all heating, cooling and plumbing services
(618) 537-8888
1116 Galaxy Drive
Lebanon, IL 62254


Lodging & Travel

Baymont Inn & Suites
Ask for the Bearcat rate $79 plus tax.
Free hot breakfast, indoor pool, fitness center, & guest laundry; safe location; 2016 Trip Advisor certificate of Excellence
(618) 651-1100
20 Central Boulevard
Highland, IL 62249

The Hilton Garden Inn
Ask for the McKendree Rate; 10% off in Garden Grill restaurant for dinner and room service
(618) 624-4499
360 Regency Park
O’Fallon, IL 62269

Mainstay Suites by Choice Hotels
$70 plus tax for a one bedroom king suite with full kitchen and living room with queen sofa bed or a queen studio’fallon/mainstay-hotels/il481
(618) 726-2240
128 Regency Park
O’Fallon, IL 62269

staySky Hotels and Resorts
25% Discount available to all hotel properties listed: Lake Buena Vista Resort, Enclave Suites, staySky Suites i-Drive, Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham, and Coral Clay Resort
(407) 992-0430
7055 S. Kirkman Rd., Ste. 100
Orlando, FL 32819




Team Estate Appraisal *
10% off appraisals of art and antiques
(901) 758-2659 or (901) 216-7070
6973 Crestridge Rd.
Memphis, TN 38119


Personal Services & Care

Barber Shop Fresh
McKendree Tuesday: $10 for even length cut; Any haircut between 3-5 p.m. for $10
(314) 456-6497
225 W. St. Louis St.
Lebanon, IL 62254

Legend Cuts LLC
$10 Tuesday; All regular haircuts for McKendree students are $10
(618) 808-0309
121 W. St. Louis St.
Lebanon, IL 62224

Perfectly Polished Salon
$10 off haircut with color; $5 off spray tan; $7 off shellac manicure with pedicure
(618) 541-7245
485 E. Broadway, Suite B
Trenton, IL 62293

Sports Clips
$3 off any haircut service; Code 2010
(618) 632-5399
1407 W. Hwy 50
O'Fallon, IL 62269


Pet Day Care, Boarding & Grooming

Country Estate Kennel *
5% off services; Not valid with any other offers
(618) 632-8008
1230 Thouvenot Lane
Shiloh, IL 62269


Restaurants, Food & Beverages

Chick-fil-A at Green Mount Commons

Free CFA chicken sandwich with the purchase of a large fry and large drink
(618) 257-9700
2532 Green Mount Commons Drive
Belleville, IL 62221

Dairy King

10% off with minimum purchase of $7; does not include specials
691 North 4th
Breese, IL 62230

Dairy King
10% off with minimum purchase of $7; does not include specials
320 W. Broadway
Trenton, IL 62230

Dairy Queen Grill 'n Chill
50% off on McKendree Mondays (6 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.)
10% discount on all other days
(618) 537-2032
412 S. Madison Street
Lebanon, IL 62254

Eddie’s Travel Center
$1 off any sub sandwich
(618) 566-3663
9810 Perrin Road
Mascoutah, IL 62258

The Foundry Café and Market
5% off entire purchase
(618) 537-4492
220 W. St. Louis St.
Lebanon, IL 62254

Huddle House
$2 off any meal
(618) 566-3663
9810 Perrin Road
Mascoutah, IL 62258

Jersey Mike’s Subs
Free chip and drink with the purchase of a sandwich
(618) 304-3486
3284 Green Mount Crossing Rd.
Shiloh, IL 62269

25% Discount to all McKendree Faculty and Students with Valid School ID.
*Discount applicable to regularly priced items only*
*Only one discount per customer/per order*
(618) 537-9806
713 S. Madison
Lebanon, IL 62254

Mexico on Main
10% off total purchase; Excludes alcohol; Not valid with any other specials
(618) 224-6086
10 S. Main
Trenton, IL 62293

Noodles & Company
10% off your order with a valid McKendree ID. Offer not valid on gift cards or with any other discount or promotion.
(618) 206-2047
3290 Greenmount Crossing
Shiloh, IL 62269

Texas Roadhouse
10% discount on food purchases not including items that are already discounted, like the Wild West Wednesday Special or Early Dine Special.
(618) 628-8811
1412 Central Park circle
O’Fallon, IL 62269

Qdoba Mexican Eats
Free Chips and Queso with the purchase of any Qdoba entrée. Valid at Shiloh Qdoba only. Cannot be combined with any other offers.
3210 Greenmount Crossing
Shiloh, IL 62269


Shopping & Specialty Retail

B's Bottom Fluff & Stuff *
10% off at her Etsy store with the code McK10
(618) 540-8095

Basket Case
Buy one regular priced clothing item and get the second regular priced clothing item 50% off.
(618) 537-9919
215 W. St. Louis St.
Lebanon, IL 62254

Design 5
15% off highest regular-priced item
(618) 537-4555
217 W. St. Louis St.
Lebanon, IL 62254

10% OFF | Printing Services | FoamCorePrint
10% OFF All Items On The Website! Foam Core Print offers a wide range of large format printing products and services from Foam board printing, Gator board prints, Canvas Wraps, Posters, Vinyl and Mesh Banners, many Vinyl Graphic applications and more!! Everything is done in-house and allows us to pass savings on to our customers and maintain a below wholesale price structure! Visit online, use the promo code (MCKAA10).
(855) 465-7744
1968 S. Coast Hwy, Suite 1011
Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Ghost Vapors
10% off all purchases
(618) 537-8870
204 W. St. Louis St.
Lebanon, IL 62254

Gift Box Boutique
BOGO 50% off boutique items, ladies apparel, handbags, designer jewelry and accessories; some exclusions apply
(618) 521-3176
207 W. St. Louis St.
Lebanon, IL 62254

Jim’s Mens & Boys Shop
10% off any purchase; excludes tuxedo rental and alterations
(618) 224-9322
13 W. Broadway
Trenton, IL 62293

McKendree University Bookstore
15% off purchase of apparel and gifts, excludes textbooks
(618) 537-6330
701 College Road
Lebanon, IL 62254

10% off total sale
(618) 406-4244
208 W. St. Louis St.
Lebanon, IL 62254

No Jack, It’s a Jill Thing
8% off with student ID; 10% off with staff/faculty ID
(618) 808-0800
218 W. St. Louis Street
Lebanon, IL 62254


Sports & Recreation

Gateway Grizzlies Baseball Club
BOGO free Grizzlie tickets
(618) 337-3000
2301 Grizzlie Bear Boulevard
Sauget, IL 62206

McKendree Metro Rec Plex

Faculty and Staff receive a 10% discount on annual membership with no enrollment fee ($60 savings) with McKendree Faculty/Staff ID
(618) 589-3800
205 Rec Plex Drive
O’Fallon, IL 62269


St. Clair Bowl
Complimentary use of St. Clair lanes for the McKendree student body from 10:00 p.m. to midnight, Sunday through Thursday; discounted bowling on Friday and Saturday nights for $2.50 per game.
(618) 632-2400
5950 Old Collinsville Rd
Fairview Heights, IL 62208


Veterinary Care

Lashley Animal Hospital *
5% off veterinary services; Not valid with any other offer
(618) 234-4584
3120 N. Illinois St. (Hwy 159)
Swansea, IL 62226

Veterinary Services, Ltd.
10% off veterinary services
(618) 526-7851
8500 Old US Hwy 50
Breese, IL 62230