"Nothing against Flavor Flav, but he's not my type." Zorogastua said she'd be more willing to give Date My School a go, since she could narrow the search to a student also in an intense grad program who understands she doesn't have to time to commit to a serious relationship.
Some have compared it to Facebook -- pointing out that the social network was also open to only college students when it began.
But Alexa insists Date My School is not the next Facebook.
From there, users can narrow their searches to students attending specific schools.
They can go one step further and select to meet only students with majors such as business, art or engineering.
The solution: A dating website exclusively for college students.
With more than 20,000 registered users, the site continues growing and has doubled its members in the past four months."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.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.Improving your looks online In its first few months, Date My School was only offered to undergraduate and graduate students at 20 schools, including Columbia, New York University, Harvard University and MIT.