It might seem like obvious advice, but getting involved with someone who’s taken is a seriously bad idea.
You’ll feel lonely and depressed more often than not.
It can also be hard to really enjoy college with a distant boyfriend or girlfriend weighing on your mind.
The new guys seemed so cute, and your love life seemed so full of possibilities.
But soon you knew all their names, who was cool, and who was weird.
And now you've dated everyone you wanted to, or you don't click with the guys at your school, or you're tired of the high school drama — and you can't wait for college.
You've heard the basics about college dating: more types of guys, more freedom, and more mature relationships (hopefully).
It’s all about being free to move on whenever you please.
But be warned: a regular hookup doesn’t mean professing your love for one another is the next step.
Freshman girls often don’t know who’s with who, so sneaky guys can cheat with ease.
Getting involved with a guy who has a girlfriend or exclusive relationship can lead to social exile.
Yet seniors know just how difficult it can be to keep things together.