*Names were changed to guard the privacy of my friendsвЂ¦and me personally.
One of the most terrifying elements of university for anybody may be the random roomie experience. As well as for us gays, the complete ordeal could be a lot more embarrassing sauce if weвЂ™re assigned to call home having a close-minded, homophobic straight child. It takes place a lot more than you might think.
While gender-neutral housing may be the brand new frontier some universities have residence halls where both a male and female can occupy one space most institutions adhere to the вЂњsame-sex dorm roomвЂќ staple. This renders nervous homosexual freshmen, who maybe simply escaped a higher college ridden with misogynistic bullies, in quite the predicament that is mental.