university extension


noun

a system by which an institution provides educational programs, as evening classes, for students otherwise unable to attend.
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Examples from the Web for university extension

  • God knows what made me treat you to a university-extension lecture.

    Huntingtower|John Buchan
  • University-extension bulletins and courses of study offer numerous suggestions.

    A Library Primer|John Cotton Dana