We love a good party as much as anyone, but the logistics of trying to get to know someone in a packed basement over blaring tunes while everyone is doing shots in the corner are a bit challenging. It's not exactly the prime environment for romance.
Dating apps are the saving grace of university students everywhere. Whether you’re serious about finding someone, or just looking for a quick hookup, you may just need the right app. After all, everyone’s doing it.
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At this point there are dating apps for every niche you can think of whether you're into gaming, geek culture, or focusing on your career — there are people seeking the same things you are. As a university student, you have specific needs and probably don't want to wade through all the older people trying to get married ASAP. You need dating apps that are specifically good for uni-aged people. Read more...More about Dating, Culture, Sex, University, and Uk Deals
BEST FOR THE ROMANTICeharmony
eharmony offers ultimate compatibility tech, but it's not cheap.
BEST FOR COMMITMENTMatch
Match has a huge user base and matchmaking technology, but is pricey.
BEST FOR HOOKING UPAdultFriendFinder
Live videos, group chats, and more monthly visitors than eharmony.
BEST FOR LIKE-MINDED STUDENTSGuardian Soulmates
This site makes it easy to find someone who shares similar values.
BEST FOR TIGHT BUDGETSHinge
Hinge offers dating features that no other app provides.
BEST FOR KEEPING IT CASUALTinder
Tinder pretty much changed the game when it comes to online dating.
BEST FOR MEETING UPBumble
Bumble requires women to make the first move and clears out matches if there's no immediate communication.
BEST FOR GAY MENGrindr
Grindr is the OG dating and hookup app for gay men.