College professors are leaders, exhibiting confidence and authority in the classroom, lecture hall and office. College professors are teaching our future leaders. Here are 15 reasons to date a college professor: 1. Professors are smart, avid readers, and nerdy about the subjects they’re passionate about. Sure, they’re smart, but professors don’t pretend to know everything. Related to #7, they can count on that good living to continue. They understand the value of a good education — and hope to provide that for their students.
If that's the case at your institution, know that the answer to your dating question lies in the faculty and/or student handbook instead of on this website. Sometimes students do discreetly date and marry professors. But the problem with professors dating students is one of abuse of power.