postcollegiate

adjective
post·​col·​le·​giate | \ ˌpōst-kə-ˈlē-jət How to pronounce postcollegiate (audio) , -jē-ət \

Definition of postcollegiate

1 : done or occuring after college : postcollege postcollegiate life postcollegiate study
2 : no longer in college : having graduated from college … a look for the postcollegiate crowd that cleans up the sloppy clothing of their youth, using finer fabrics, tighter tailoring and sleeker silhouettes.— Michael Barbaro

First Known Use of postcollegiate

circa 1855, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of postcollegiate was circa 1855

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“Postcollegiate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postcollegiate. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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