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Improve your love life with the dating tips in these videos.
You Will Need
- A pleasant personality
- A willingness to try new things
- And a little courage
Get involved in campus activities
Get involved in campus activities that interest you. You'll have fun and meet like-minded people.
Multi-task in class
Multi-task in class. If there's someone you're interested in, make sure to look nice, try to sit near them, and come up with an excuse to talk to them.
Throw a 'potluck' party
Throw a "potluck" party at your dorm—only guests have to bring a savory friend rather than a dish.
Vary your routine
Vary your routine. If you always eat lunch at the same time and always walk the same route to class, you're going to see—yup—the same people every day.
Strike up conversations
Strike up conversations. Imagine how many hook-ups never take place simply because both parties were too shy to say something.
Get real. Trophy wives aside, most people marry someone of about the same attractiveness. So if you're no Angelina Jolie, don't pin all your hopes on Brad Pitt, and vice versa.
Transfer to Seattle
If all else fails, transfer to Seattle. One study rated it the number one place to hook up out of 80 cities in the U.S.