updated 12/13/2010 AT 3:00 PM ET
•originally published 12/13/2010 AT 3:15 PM ET
“They are 100 percent still good friends,” a source tells PEOPLE of the High School Musical sweethearts, who first began dating in 2006.
The couple have been a Hollywood fixture and have both spoken about feeling an instant connection when they met. “Right off the bat, we had a connection, I think everybody could see it,” Hudgens, who turns 22 on Tuesday, said in the June issue of Glamour.