According to Spira, about 25% of users are 30 years or younger, and there's no guarantee they're college grads.
Date My School is the only dating site that specifies the user's alma mater.
Spira, who tried online dating in 1994 before and existed, explained that people now feel comfortable talking to others and forming relationships online. it wouldn't have allowed online dating to really become what I feel is now social dating," she said.
The Pew Internet & American Life Project surveyed the number of online daters in 2006.
"I think we are responsible for more than half of the dates and meetings between students on campus," Alexa said.
He added that the site is successful because it's safe, and it works.
"We will never do that." Only students or alumni with an active university e-mail account can register on the site.
"The guys place the same priority on education and the same passion for their careers as I do," Hirner said.
"We're also at similar places in our lives, being students, which makes it easier to relate." Columbia University students Balazs Alexa and Jean Meyer started the dating website on campus in November.
From there, users can narrow their searches to students attending specific schools.
They can go one step further and select to meet only students with majors such as business, art or engineering.