The Sex Lives of College Girls: Season 1

The Sex Lives of College Girls: Season 1

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Four young women discover college life isn't exactly what they thought it would be in this comedy series from Emmy nominee Mindy Kaling (Never Have I Ever).

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Welcome to Essex

As they start settling into college life, first-year suite mates... More Kimberly, Bela, Leighton, and Whitney navigate relationships, extracurriculars, and culture shock. Later, the girls hit an exclusive party to blow off some steam.


Naked Party

The first week of class finds Kimberly feeling out of... More her league, while Leighton thrives academically… but not so much otherwise. Whitney confronts soccer drama, and – looking to get properly wild – Bela and Kimberly go to a naked party.


Le Tuteur

While Kimberly connects with Nico during a tutoring session, Leighton... More begrudgingly starts volunteering at the women’s center, Bela explores the local dating app pool, and Whitney seeks to take things with Dalton to the next level.



After mingling with an exclusive sorority, Leighton gets roped into... More a date with a boy, while Whitney confides in a teammate about her relationship with Dalton. With Kimberly in tow, Bela speaks her mind at a high-profile Catullan event.


That Comment Tho

While a cryptic message from Nico sends Kimberly reeling, Leighton... More invites the women’s center to her brother’s frat party. Bela has an uncomfortable experience with a Catullan editor, and Whitney navigates the fallout of investigative work.


Parents Weekend

After reuniting with their families for the first time since... More move-in day, the girls struggle through an uncomfortable dinner, where parents clash, egos are bruised, and secrets are revealed.


I Think I'm a Sex Addict

While Bela anxiously awaits the Catullan’s final decision, Kimberly gets... More hooked on casual sex with Nico, Whitney explores her connection with Canaan, and Leighton takes the next step with Alicia.

The Surprise Party

At Leighton’s surprise party for Nico, an unexpected guest sends... More Kimberly reeling. Bela worries she silenced a fellow Catullan writer, and a rumor threatens to upend Whitney’s world.



A heartbroken Kimberly considers cheating on an exam. Leighton’s fear... More of coming out upends her weekend getaway with Alicia. Bela navigates the fallout of exposing assault. Whitney confronts the truth about Dalton.


The Truth

While Kimberly faces possible expulsion after her honor code violation,... More Bela takes a stand against the Catullan’s culture, Whitney levels with her mom, and Leighton speaks her truth.

The Sex Lives of College Girls: Season 1 | Reviews

This zesty campus show has far more heart and character than its blunt title suggests—and a high rate of sex-positive, painfully honest laughs.

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Rotten Tomatoes® Score

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The Sex Lives of College Girls is a rather simplistic, marketing-friendly title for a show that's refreshingly about a lot more than that.

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The Sex Lives of College Girls proves that there are plenty of ways for TV shows to tell college stories, especially when rooted in engagingly messy characters like these.

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The show isn’t exactly breaking new ground in terms of its... storylines, but it approaches each girl’s predicaments with a tangible amount of love and understanding.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

When it comes to the title of... The Sex Lives of College Girls, the first half may be provocative, but the second half is where the show’s true appeal lies.

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The Sex Lives of College Girls: Season 1 | Release Details

The Sex Lives of College Girls: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Neon.