According to most students, the average girl is friendly, fun, outgoing, enjoys partying, and is smart. The average guy is seen as athletic, fun, and into partying. Neither sex is seen as too nerdy or stuck-up. Students interact usually at night, partying at houses, bars, or clubs. Another common way that students interact is playing sports or working out at the recreation center. According to most students, the best place to meet guys/girls and/or hookup with them is either at parties or the local bars and clubs.
There is a pretty decent ratio between guys and girls. Traditionally, there has been more guys then girls, but that ratio is changing as more girls are attending Ferris. There are many people on campus who are dating, as well as many students on campus who are single by decision. As on many college campuses, there are some students who are promiscuous and others more reserved. Sitting around campus, you can hear stories of either from different students. According to the students surveyed, there are a decent amount of people who have taken part in one-night stands.