These 10 tips may help ease the stress of maintaining your long distance relationship while you're in school.NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 13: A 'love lock' is viewed on the Brooklyn Bridge, one of thousands that have been placed along the bridge recently on February 13, 2013 in New York City.Though long-distance relationships are notoriously tough, there are steps you can take to ensure that your relationship complements your university experience.
While these may all be a huge deal in your college life, they can be hard to explain to someone who is far away and not completely familiar with the context they're happening in.
After a whirlwind week where you manage to cram in a months’ worth of getting to know you, he leaves, back to his life and you to yours.
The inevitable ennui sets in, but before you chalk this up to another fling with no staying power, do yourself a favor: Consider the adult long-distance relationship.
Grabbing a cup of coffee, pointing out how ridiculous your physics professor is, or sharing a giggle over something funny in the quad are all things that can be hard, if not impossible, with a long-distance partner.
Not having the shared experience of a million little things can be both sad and frustrating, especially as time goes on and all of those little, unshared experiences start to add up.