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And colleges are hoping to alleviate some of that angst by allowing incoming students to use services like Room Sync or Star Rez to find their ideal match rather than taking a chance on a rando.
A quick survey showed us that these apps seem to be little more than ported versions of the school's website.
However, these edu-niche apps also tend to include info like upcoming events calendars that are central to any self-respecting undergrad's social life.
That's a word your young entrepreneurs in training will use a lot! Snapchat has, against all odds, evolved into a legit full-featured platform and one you will definitely need to enchance your social life.
Your school probably has some kind of dedicated app.