Grad student dating service

12-Feb-2016 16:24

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.

With more than 20,000 registered users, the site continues growing and has doubled its members in the past four months.

On the flip side, men in the Business School often wished for more women study buddies.

If potential lovers weren't meeting in the classroom, the university needed a better platform for both sexes to interact.

But Date My School has inched its way in and formed a niche for students searching for a boyfriend or girlfriend who shares the same educational goals and understands school comes first on the priority list.

Lara Hirner, a grad student at Columbia University's Teachers College, has gone on dates to the opera, Central Park and ice cream shops with guys she met on Date My School.

With more than 20,000 registered users, the site continues growing and has doubled its members in the past four months.

On the flip side, men in the Business School often wished for more women study buddies.

If potential lovers weren't meeting in the classroom, the university needed a better platform for both sexes to interact.

But Date My School has inched its way in and formed a niche for students searching for a boyfriend or girlfriend who shares the same educational goals and understands school comes first on the priority list.

Lara Hirner, a grad student at Columbia University's Teachers College, has gone on dates to the opera, Central Park and ice cream shops with guys she met on Date My School.

"If somebody really has their heart on meeting somebody from Princeton, this is a great way to narrow down the search," Spira said.