Dating in college is not a good idea
Dating in college is complex (when it happens at all).
Are you just hooking up and free to get with other people?
One of the worst reasons to start a relationship is because you’re afraid of ending up alone. Before you go frantically searching for a boyfriend or girlfriend, Orlov says you should “know that you can take care of yourself emotionally [and] financially.”Dating like a grown-up means knowing how to set boundaries between you and the people you’re seeing.
Just because we’re a little older now doesn’t mean we aren’t people anymore, with all those pesky feelings and disappointments that being human entails.
Here’s a stat that might surprise you: Unmarried people in their 20s are less likely to use condoms than adolescents are.
Maybe you love 19th-century literature, or maybe you’re psyched to start rock climbing.
Whatever your passion, turn it into a hobby and find people with similar interests.