There are countless reasons why it’s hard for college students to meet new people.For example, the creators of Date My first got their idea for the site after their female friends complained that they were spending most of their time with other students enrolled in the school of social work, most of whom were women.But what if you’re single and you’d like to start dating?What if you This Grad Hacker post was written collaboratively by Amy Rubens, Ph D candidate in English at Indiana University, @ambulantscholar, and Katy Meyers, Ph D grad student in Anthropology at Michigan State University, @bonesdonotlie.
Between classes, work, student groups and hanging out with friends, it’s hard to find time for dating.
Valentine’s Day is fast-approaching, and for many singletons out there, just passing by the grocery store’s “seasonal” aisle can be an unpleasant reminder of one’s relationship status.
Of course, being single, even during Valentine’s Day, can be a liberating experience and also a time of personal growth and discovery.
We have been on many dates and our phone has been pinging with notifications non-stop (trying to keep conversations going with lots of different men is actually quite the commitment – some dating apps are high-maintenance.) All the apps allow you to search for men, women or both, with all of them available on i OS devices, most on Android and some for Windows Phone, too. Tinder: Free Possibly the best-known dating app of them all, Tinder is most people’s first port-of-call when entering the world of dating apps.
It’s super quick to join – you simply upload some photos and an optional bio, set your age and distance preferences, and away you go, swiping left or right on potential suitors.