Graduate dating agency
The site took off at a rapid pace, as 1,300 students at Columbia signed up in the first week.
"I think we are responsible for more than half of the dates and meetings between students on campus," Alexa said.
From there, users can narrow their searches to students attending specific schools.
He added that the site is successful because it's safe, and it works.
"Usually, people have a date within the same day they register," Alexa said.
They can go one step further and select to meet only students with majors such as business, art or engineering.
Improving your looks online In its first few months, Date My School was only offered to undergraduate and graduate students at 20 schools, including Columbia, New York University, Harvard University and MIT.