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The Best Movies About Dating In College  

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There's a time and a place for everything and it's called college. Now it's time to vote up the best movies about college dating. College is the place where you're supposed to let go and experiment. You're away from home for the first time, no more curfews, no more checking in, no more monitoring. It's a time to let loose and go crazy in an environment where you're not always required to have a chaperone. What could go wrong? You'll have to watch these college movies about dating to find out.

This dating in college movie list has a mix of the best movies about dating in college, from college rom coms to heartfelt dramas. So vote for the greatest dating in college movies and don't forget to add anything that's missing!

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22 Jump Street is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Channing Tatum, Anna Faris, Queen Latifah
22 Jump Street is a 2014 action comedy film written by Oren Uziel and directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller.
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Good Will Hunting is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Ben Affleck, Robin Williams, Matt Damon
Good Will Hunting is a 1997 American drama film directed by Gus Van Sant, and starring Matt Damon, Robin Williams, Ben Affleck, Minnie Driver and Stellan Skarsgård. Written by Affleck and ...more
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After is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Josephine Langford, Hero Fiennes-Tiffin, Shane Paul McGhie
After is a 2019 new adult romance film directed by Jenny Gage, based on the novel by Anna Todd. A dedicated student, Tessa Young (Josephine Langford), enters her first semester in college where ...more
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The To Do List is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Rachel Bilson, Aubrey Plaza, Connie Britton
The To Do List is a 2013 American comedy film, released on July 26, 2013. Written and directed by Maggie Carey in her feature film directorial debut, the film stars Aubrey Plaza, Christopher ...more
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The Rules of Attraction is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Jessica Biel, Kate Bosworth, Ian Somerhalder
The Rules of Attraction is a 2002 black comedy film written and directed by Roger Avary, based on the novel of the same name by Bret Easton Ellis. It stars James van der Beek, Shannyn Sossamon, ...more
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Accepted is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Blake Lively, Jonah Hill, Diora Baird
Accepted is a 2006 American comedy film directed by Steve Pink and written by Adam Cooper, Bill Collage, and Mark Perez. The plot follows a group of high school graduates who create their own ...more
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Legally Blonde is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson, Selma Blair
Legally Blonde is a 2001 American comedy film directed by Robert Luketic, based on the novel by Amanda Brown. Sorority girl Elle Woods (Reese Witherspoon) decides to enroll in Harvard Law School ...more
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Step Up is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan, Heavy D
Step Up is a 2006 American romantic dance film directed by Anne Fletcher starring Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Tatum. Set in Baltimore, Maryland, the film follows the tale of the disadvantaged ...more
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Adventureland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds, Kristen Wiig
Adventureland is a 2009 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Greg Mottola, starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart and co-starring Ryan Reynolds, Bill Hader, Martin Starr, and ...more
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The Graduate is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft, Richard Dreyfuss
The Graduate is a 1967 American comedy-drama film directed by Mike Nichols. It is based on the 1963 novel The Graduate by Charles Webb, who wrote it shortly after graduating from Williams ...more
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How High is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Jeffrey Jones, Tracy Morgan, Lark Voorhies
How High is a 2001 stoner film starring Method Man and Redman, written by Dustin Lee Abraham, and director Jesse Dylan's debut feature film. Despite negative reviews from critics, the film ...more
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Revenge of the Nerds is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
John Goodman, James Cromwell, Anthony Edwards
Revenge of the Nerds is a 1984 American comedy film about social life on a college campus. The film stars Robert Carradine and Anthony Edwards, with Curtis Armstrong, Ted McGinley, Julia ...more
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Life of the Party is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Melissa McCarthy, Molly Gordon, Maya Rudolph
Life of the Party is a 2018 comedy film directed by Ben Falcone. After a surprise divorce from her husband (Matt Walsh), forty-something mom Deanna (Melissa McCarthy) decides to attend the same ...more
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Little Sister is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Alyssa Milano, Tia Carrere, Jonathan Silverman
Little Sister is a 1992 American comedy film written and directed by Jimmy Zeilinger. Starring Jonathan Silverman and Alyssa Milano, the film was released in the UK under the title Mister
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The House Bunny is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Emma Stone, Kat Dennings, Anna Faris
The House Bunny is a 2008 romantic comedy film directed by Fred Wolf, written by Kirsten Smith and Karen McCullah Lutz, and starring Anna Faris as a former Playboy bunny who signs up to be the ...more
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Wonder Boys is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Robert Downey Jr., Katie Holmes, Michael Douglas
Wonder Boys is an American 2000 comedy film directed by Curtis Hanson and written by Steve Kloves. The film was based on the novel of the same title by Michael Chabon. Michael Douglas stars as ...more
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Pitch Perfect is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Anna Kendrick, Elizabeth Banks, Brittany Snow
Pitch Perfect is a 2012 American musical comedy film directed by Jason Moore. Featuring an ensemble cast, including Anna Kendrick, Skylar Astin, Rebel Wilson, Anna Camp, Brittany Snow, Ester ...more
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National Lampoon's Animal Hous... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Kevin Bacon, John Belushi, Donald Sutherland
National Lampoon's Animal House is a 1978 American comedy film directed by John Landis. The film was a direct spinoff from National Lampoon magazine. It is about a misfit group of fraternity ...more
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Drumline is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Zoe Saldana, Nick Cannon, Orlando Jones
Drumline is a 2002 American drama film directed by Charles Stone III. The screenplay, a fictional story about a historically black college and university marching band, was written by Tina ...more
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An Extremely Goofy Movie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Pauly Shore, Bebe Neuwirth, Brad Garrett
An Extremely Goofy Movie, is a 2000 American direct-to-video animated comedy film made by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by Douglas McCarthy, it is the sequel to the 1995 film A Goofy Movie, ...more
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The Social Network is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Justin Timberlake, Rashida Jones, Rooney Mara
The Social Network is a 2010 American drama film directed by David Fincher and written by Aaron Sorkin. Adapted from Ben Mezrich's 2009 book The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of ...more
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The Freshman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston
The Freshman is a 1925 comedy film that tells the story of a college freshman trying to become popular by joining the school football team. It stars Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Brooks Benedict ...more
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Happy Death Day is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine
Happy Death Day is a 2017 American slasher film directed by Christopher B. Landon. A college student (Jessica Rothe) relives the day of her murder with both its unexceptional details and ...more
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Sorority Boys is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Brian Posehn, Michael Rosenbaum, Heather Matarazzo
Sorority Boys is a 2002 American comedy film directed by Wallace Wolodarsky, about a group of college guys who dress up as women in order to prove their innocence for a incident they did not
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National Lampoon's Van Wilder is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies About Dating In College
Ryan Reynolds, Tara Reid, Sophia Bush
National Lampoon's Van Wilder is a 2002 comedy film directed by Walt Becker that stars Ryan Reynolds as the title character. The film also stars Kal Penn, Tara Reid, and Daniel Cosgrove. It ...more