First I know the first reply will be, if you buy cheap you buy again bs....but, I also am a college student and don't have the spendable income to spend.
Does anyone know a good website to find cheap and or free(giveaway) stuff.
www.cagecombatsports.com If you call or email the owner he will personally help you out with getting the right gear for you based on your needs, being things are tight and money is a issue or you want the best gear, and what type of gear you may need based on your training.
The thrift store for grappling shirts and shorts. You can get basketball shorts and tshirt to workout in for a buck a piece. Then do used gloves, headgear, and shin pads off your buddies, craigslist, or Ebay. Find an old my little pony backpack to carry it all around in, and you're set to workout for under $50