He's spending his final college semester in the Big Apple as part of a student exchange program.
SOUNDBITE: Daniel Ugarte, found his room at a Speedroommating event, saying (English): "This is my room, and it's my home away from home in the city.
Jasmine dating service - Speed dating roommates
Once the Speed Roomie Networking has completed and all participants have had the opportunity to meet each other - you are welcome to stay and mingle.
All we need are the 'Connect-Cards' to determine your Speed Roomie connections.
Our hosts will assist you with your Speed Roomie 'Connect-Card'.
After being shown to your table, you will move from participant to participant every 5-6 minutes.
Until he heard about Speedroommating and got lucky at his first meeting.