Looking for love has gotten a lot more complicated in the last few years..also a lot more versatile.
Says Bonny Albo, the Guide to Dating, "The proliferation of dating sites being a good thing for singles depends on who you're asking, and what kind of single/potential partner you are.
On the other hand, the guys in the business school were surrounded my mostly other men in their classes.
Online dating helped them meet students of the opposite sex at their school.
Really, all that dating sites can do are introduce people - it's up to the singles and potential couples to take their interactions from the pixels on a screen into the real world, and dating sites will never be able to help with that.
Pew Research surveys show 45-to-54-year-olds in America are just as likely to date online as 18-to-24 year olds, either because they’re divorced or far from the easier dating scenes of college campuses and first jobs.
Other students are so swamped with homework, internships, jobs and campus activities that they don’t have a lot of time to socialize.
Still others may be a bit shy and have trouble meeting new people in person.
Students today are busier than ever, especially with more of them having to work to help pay for tuition.
Between classes, work, student groups and hanging out with friends, it’s hard to find time for dating.