noncollegiate

[ non-kuh-lee-jit, -jee-it ]
/ ˌnɒn kəˈli dʒɪt, -dʒi ɪt /

adjective

below the level usually associated with college or university study.
(of a university) not composed of colleges.

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Origin of noncollegiate

First recorded in 1675–85; non- + collegiate
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