Dating in college can be a ton of fun, but you are most likely ballin’ on a budget. So, what’s a guy to do? Keep reading for 10 cheap date ideas any college girl would love!
1. Go for a walk around campus.
Sometimes you can get so stuck on autopilot during your walk to class that you forget to appreciate the beauty of your campus. Grab some coffees and go for walk around your campus. You may be pleasantly surprised by how fun it is to rediscover your school.
2. Takeout and a movie.
One of the easiest cheap date ideas! Order a pizza or a ton of Chinese takeout and pick out a movie or two to watch. Sometimes just cuddling up on the couch in a food coma is just what you needed.
3. Apple picking.
Go apple or strawberry – or whatever is in season! – picking. It is a fun thing to do as a couple, and you will definitely get a few cute pictures and an apple cider donut out of the deal.
4. Cook dinner together.
Cooking dinner together doesn’t have to be expensive. Making dinner together is such a fun way to work together and get to know her better. Plus, you will be so pleased that you actually made a meal!
5. Attend a free concert.
Your university is probably holding a ton of concerts you didn’t even know about! And if they aren’t free, tickets are usually only about $10 to $20. The perfect first date!
6. Go mini golfing.
Mini golfing is a great idea because it offers up a little healthy competition. It is also an easy way to kill a few hours, so your date will be perfectly paced.
7. Get some ice cream.
Who doesn’t love ice cream? Go for a walk to your local ice cream shop and get a scoop. It is simple, but sweet!
8. Hike some nearby trails.
Your surrounding area may offer up some amazing views you didn’t even know about. Research some nearby hiking trails and pack a backpack with a blanket and some snacks for when you reach the top.
9. Do some window shopping.
No, shopping is not cheap. But window shopping can still be super fun. Just walking the mall may feel like a middle school move, but she will still love it.
10. Try a crossword puzzle.
If you’re feeling like being a little lazy, try a crossword puzzle! Again, an easy way to work together and does not require getting out of bed. Win, win.
What are some of your favorite cheap date ideas? Tell us down below!
featured image source: weheartit.com
University of Delaware grad hailing from the North Shore of Massachusetts. I like quoting the Real Housewives, pretending to know the lyrics to songs I've near heard before, Tom Brady, piña coladas, and getting caught in the rain.