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What is CollegeHumor?

CollegeHumor is an entertainment website targeted at a college audience. The site consists mostly of video content, much of which is user-generated. CollegeHumor also has an official staff that writes and makes many of the videos on the site. In addition to videos, you can find articles and photos on the site.

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Concerns for Parents

  • Because it is targeted at a college-age adult audience, much of the site's content includes strong profanity and sexual content. Although there is a great deal of clean and enjoyable content on the site, the sexual humor on the site can be graphic, and language is not censored.
  • There is also an "R-rated" section of the site that contains content more explicit than the above mentioned issues.

How Can I Keep My Child Safe?

  • Recognize that this site is explicitly aimed at adults, particularly college-age. Children younger than the target audience are particularly vulnerable on such a site. To protect children from explicit content, parents can block the site or simply abide by the recommended target audience age.
  • Preview content your child wishes to see in order to personally determine if it is appropriate.