The Old College Try was the 11th episode of Season 7 of Married... with Children that aired on FOX on December 13, 1992, also the 142nd overall episode in the series. The episode, directed by Gerry Cohen, was written by Diane Burroughs, Joey Gutierrez and P. Sharon.


Bud receives a $25,000 grant for college and prepares to move out. Al and Peggy discover the money, and believing it to be a bank error in their favor, immediately withdraw it from the account and spend it as fast as they can.


Thanks to a college grant of $25,000, Bud is ready to leave home and start the good life at college, until Al and Peggy discover the money. Being the selfish petty criminals they are, they grant the money for themselves, and go on a wild spending spree in just one day that leaves Bud with zero, which forces him to have to move back home.

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