Online student dating
"They think that if they go to a bar, it is still more easy to get a date," he said.
But for students who are swamped with hours of studying and lab research, meeting someone at a bar or party is just not that simple when there's no time to socialize.
While Date My School's creators want to distance themselves from Facebook, Spira credits it for lifting the stigma surrounding online dating.Spira, who tried online dating in 1994 before and existed, explained that people now feel comfortable talking to others and forming relationships online. it wouldn't have allowed online dating to really become what I feel is now social dating," she said.The Pew Internet & American Life Project surveyed the number of online daters in 2006.According to Spira, about 25% of users are 30 years or younger, and there's no guarantee they're college grads.Date My School is the only dating site that specifies the user's alma mater.