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noncollegiate

[non-kuh-lee-jit, -jee-it] /ˌnɒn kəˈli dʒɪt, -dʒi ɪt/
adjective
1.
below the level usually associated with college or university study.
2.
(of a university) not composed of colleges.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; non- + collegiate
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  • Also addressed are standards for off-campus offerings in conjunction with noncollegiate organizations.
  • Another change is the increase in the number of crimes committed by noncollegiate individuals on campuses.

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