Online dating for students
"We're also at similar places in our lives, being students, which makes it easier to relate." Columbia University students Balazs Alexa and Jean Meyer started the dating website on campus in November.This month, the site launched at 140 more schools nationwide, giving more college students the opportunity to meet their future husbands or wives.Each member's qualifying school is verified using the National Student Clearinghouse (NSC) for NSC registered schools and through proof of education when an NSC report is not available.** Every member is also checked against the National Sex Offender Registry. Customize who can and cannot see your profile; for example, co-workers, employers, classmates and friends.
You are shown a headshot of another Tinder user who is currently nearby: Swipe right if you’re interested, swipe left if you aren’t.
According to a CNN, the two came up with idea based on a female friend’s complaint.
She held that the university’s School of Social Work was lacking in testosterone. The investigation typically required with online dating sites before an in-person meet-up is rendered unnecessary.
The Catch22 community includes graduate students and young professionals aged 22-40 who have attended the nation's top universities and colleges.
Schools include those on par with top 50 ranked national undergraduate universities and liberal arts colleges or top 25 ranked graduate programs.* Exceptions include medical students and physicians, all of whom are eligible.