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Business Friends Program



The University of Mount Olive Business Friends Program provides both employees and students of University of Mount Olive with the opportunity to purchase retail products and services from local businesses at a discounted rate.

All you need to do is show your University of Mount Olive ID at participating businesses and the savings are all yours!

Just look for the University of Mount Olive Business Friends Program window decal at participating businesses. (No discounts can be applied to the sale of alcohol.)

Interested in becoming part of the Business Friends Program? Please contact Melinda Holland, director of the Annual Fund, at mholland@umo.edu or (919) 658-7702 for more information.

Below is a list of the businesses that currently participate and the discounts they provide:

  • Arte & Estilo Beauty Salon (997-D Henderson St, Mount Olive) – 919-738-4436 – 10% off (students only)
  • Ashley Nicole Designs (429 NC Hwy 55 E, Mount Olive) – 20% off
  • Buddy’s Jewelry (903 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive)
    20% off, $5 off watch batteries, $10 off jewelry repair
  • College Fast Lube (999 Henderson St, Mount Olive) – 919-658-5896 – 10% off
  • El Mazatlan (302 NC Hwy 55 W, Mount Olive) – 919-658-6555 – 10% off
  • Especially For You (109 N Center St, Mount Olive) – 919-658-4858 1st Monday of every month is College Day: 20% off entire purchase of regularly priced merchandise
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites (1003 Sunburst Dr, Goldsboro) – 919-778-0007 – UMO Rate Code: IPWMJ
  • Hwy 55 Burgers Shakes & Fries (1037 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-658-3668 – 10% off; excluding specials
  • Jarman Tire (957 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-658-9526 – $5 off oil change, $10 off total bill for hourly work
  • KFC/Taco Bell (110 NC Hwy 55 W, Mount Olive) – 919-658-8331 – 10% off
  • Maya Bistro Mexican Restaurant (1108 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-299-4338 – 10% off
  • Nellie Jane’s Consignment Shoppe (517 NC Hwy 55 E, Mount Olive) – 10% discount to students, faculty, and staff on Friday’s
  • Nino’s Bistro (1130 N Breazeale Ave, #L, Mount Olive) – 919-658-1051 – 10% off
  • The Noun (116-A N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive)
    10% discounts to students, faculty, and staff the 1st Wednesday of each month, some restrictions may apply at checkout
  • Papa John’s (302 Hwy 55 W, Suite 500, Mount Olive) 919-299-4726 – 25% off order
    Discount also honored at 2914 Hwy 70 W, Suite C          Goldsboro 919-288-1840
  • Piggly Wiggly (615 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-658-9628 – 10% off meal purchase
  • Piggly Wiggly (206 SW Center St, Faison) – 910-267-5251 – 10% off meal purchase
  • Pizza Hut (9974 Henderson Street, Mount Olive) – 919-299-4470 – 10% off
  • Pizza Village (500 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-658-4818 – special UMO menu
  • Ribeyes Steakhouse (211 N Center St, Mount Olive) – 919-299-4199 – 10% off
  • Roy’s Salon (1010 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-635-9978 – $5 off color, $3 off women cuts, $2 off men cuts
  • Sassy Stitches-N-Such (608 N. Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-658-6105 – 15% discount to UMO students, faculty and staff; excludes special orders
  • Shindigz – 10% off entire order when code “FS673Q” is entered at checkout on website
  • Southern Wayne Country Club (262 Country Club Rd, Mount Olive) – 919-658-4269
    Students only – Discounts for Sat. & Sun. after 2 p.m.
    Golf 9 holes w/out cart: $7, Golf 9 holes with cart: $15
    Golf 18 holes w/out cart: $10, Golf 18 holes with cart:  $20
  • Subway (at Handy Mart—1094 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-658-3822 – 10% off
  • Subway (at Walmart – 308 W NC Hwy 55, Mount Olive) – 10% off
  • Dr. Jo’Anne Todd & Associates (112 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-658-2020 – $50 eye exams, $75 off complete pair of glasses
  • Uni-Cut (704 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-658-3747 – $5 off color, $3 off women cuts, $2 off men cuts
  • Village Decorating Center (105 NW Center St, Mount Olive) – 919-658-6541 – 10% off custom framing
  • Yummy Orient (1104 N Breazeale Ave, Mount Olive) – 919-658-5175 – 5% off for students only

Additional Service Options

  • AmazonSmile – When you shop, Amazon gives back! When you use AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to UMO. Sign in with your normal Amazon username and password, type “University of Mount Olive” in the search menu and select University of Mount Olive as your charitable organization.
  • BB&T @Work – 919-736-6027
    BB&T@Work is a complete banking package that includes BB&T checking and savings accounts, along with exclusive discounts on loans, lines of credit, travel, entertainment and more.  Plus, you’ll receive dedicated service from our Relationship Bankers to ensure you have the right combination of benefits to meet your specific needs.Click here to find more information and to open online accounts!
  • NC Community Federal Credit Union (710 N Church St) – 919-658-8806 North Carolina Community Federal Credit Union (NCCFCU) believes prospering in today’s economic environment requires one be well versed through education in order to make sound financial decisions.NCCFCU proudly offers FREE educational tutorials for students, faculty and staff on Understanding Your Credit Score, Budgeting and Auto Smart Buying and Borrowing. Attending educational tutorials may qualify UMO students, faculty and staff for our no annual fee, low-rate credit cards, including a Starter Credit Card for those who are looking to establish credit. UMO students, faculty and staff can enjoy the benefits of joining NCCFCU’s 24/7 Online Banking and Billpay, Checking, Debit Cards, Credit Cards, easy access to branches and ATMs, great rates on auto loans, mortgage loans and much more! Contact Brittany Acree at 919-736-5094 today for more information on joining Your Community Credit Union!
  • FastPark & Relax
    $6.36 daily rate – Enroll here and use promo code 0935207 – FastPark is a convenient, safe, quick, cost-effective way for travelers to park at RDU International Airport.
  • Sam’s Club – 919-778-9775
    A collegiate membership – The value begins instantly with a $15 Sam’s Club Gift Card for UMO Students and a $25 Sam’s Club Gift Card for University of Mount Olive faculty/staff/employees. You must have a valid student ID and college (.edu) e-mail address at the time of sign up to qualify for collegiate membership. This offer is limited to current non-members and renewals. You must be the age of 18 to purchase a membership, and membership is subject to qualifications. This offer is valid NOT valid online. Gift card will be provided at the time membership card is issued. This offer may not be combined with any other offer or promotion. Only one gift card per primary member. Gift card may not be used to pay for membership fee. Membership cards are non-transferable and are valid at all Sam’s Club locations worldwide. Walmart* and Sam’s Club associates are not eligible for this offer.