This is especially true of intra-class dating, which has its own share of pros and cons.The pros are obvious: opportunities to see each other often, common friends, and a strong understanding of what each other is going through.
Meeting like-minded, smart singles who value education, professional achievement and living life to the fullest has never been easier.The site—designed exclusively for college singles—launched on November 8 and has since spread to NYU, FIT, and nine other schools in the San Francisco Bay area including University of California Berkeley, Stanford, and Santa Clara. Jean Meyer and Balazs Alexa, second-year students at Columbia Business School, came up with the idea for a niche dating site after Alexa went on a date with a girl who mentioned how tough it is to meet people outside of her existing circle of friends and classmates.Enter Datemy School.com—or DMS as it’s been dubbed. “On Facebook all of my contacts are people I already know.People who sign up will also see a few familiar features such as instant messenger and the coveted “like” button. Undergraduate and graduate students at Columbia and other participating universities sign up for free.Like Facebook mandated when it first launched, you can only join Date My School if you are a student with a university issued email address.