Online dating is more reliable than Grindr when it comes to beginning a serious relationship. Assuming the average student doesn’t major in this field, most universities offer single-semester classes.
Ok Cupid results in a broad find of people close by, but, like most popular dating sites, it forces you to choose a gender for your profile. These classes typically comprise of members of the LGBTA community, providing a non-threatening environment to get to know similar people (leading to new friendships at the very least).
The service slowly carved out an industry presence by offering its network for free.
Furthermore, OKCupid also hosts OK Trends, a blog that charts analytics and user habits.
In February 2011, the company was acquired by IAC, operator of Match.com, for million.
Datebound allows non-gender binary (you have more options than simply male/female) and helps you find people without leaving your couch, a must for lazy people like me. Most campuses have at least one LGBTA group on campus, oftentimes pertaining to particular subsets of the LGBTA community.
These clubs, relating to LGBTA outreach, different races in the LGBTA community and support groups, often work in conjunction with the LGBTA center on campus.