Article Info This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Pay attention for clues about her personal life. I remember being invited for a coffee by a lecturer when I was a student. However, in the majority of countries, it is not illegal once the student reaches university level so long as they are of consenting age in that country. Most schools have policies against professors dating students, and they are strictest when it comes to students they are actually teaching. Avoid revealing clothing, as that is inappropriate for the classroom.
In Uganda, relationships between lecturers and students are fairly common.
Would You Date Your Lecturer?
My friends were polarized — they thought the relationship was either charming or revolting. Before jumping in and asking him out, make sure you know that he would be open to some kind of relationship. Remember that when you are in the class, your relationship is definitely unequal. Nice shoes, instead of a ragged pair of old sneakers, can help as well. Learning this information is not necessarily for your use in class, but so you have some topics in mind to talk about later. The not-so-desirable consequences In many countries, it is illegal for a teacher to date or have any sexual contact with a student, no matter their age. In many countries, it is illegal for a teacher to date or have any sexual contact with a student, no matter their age.