Dating your college

25-Dec-2016 08:54

As someone who dated my high school sweetheart until the end of my second year of college, I know just how challenging it can be.

No matter how much you want them to be, things just aren't the same as they were back in high school.

College is as much about finding yourself as it is about finding the right career path.If you and your SO are lucky enough to feel the same attraction to each other long after the honeymoon phase, you're on the right track.The overall lifestyle changes between high school and college are enough to cause some serious stress both in and out of a relationship.Your partner is likely to feel the same, but this doesn't mean you need to break up.It's totally normal to find other people attractive even if you're in a relationship.

College is as much about finding yourself as it is about finding the right career path.

If you and your SO are lucky enough to feel the same attraction to each other long after the honeymoon phase, you're on the right track.

The overall lifestyle changes between high school and college are enough to cause some serious stress both in and out of a relationship.

Your partner is likely to feel the same, but this doesn't mean you need to break up.

It's totally normal to find other people attractive even if you're in a relationship.

College relationships are a lot more complex, and the harsh reality is that not all high school relationships can survive through college.