Synonyms for College:


academic (adjective)


business school, academe, graduate school, academia, faculty, grad school. PTA, academy, U3A, the University of the Third Age, 4-H, outward-bound, training centre. academia (noun)
collection (noun)
band, assortment, union, federation, league, bloc, council, coalition, society, salad, partnership, assembly, complement, collection, body, assemblage, stew, corps, set, medley, mix, group, omnium-gatherum, bunch, formation.
college (noun)
institute, polytechnic, school, university, academy.
institute (noun)
teachers college, junior college, seminary, professional school, community college, four-year college, alma mater, liberal arts college, lyceum, conservatory, polytechnic, denominational college, privately endowed college, state college, hall.
institution of higher education (noun)
institute, lyceum, seminary, university, alma mater.
school (noun)
classroom, university, institute, class, preschool, school, schoolroom, collegiate, high school.
schools (noun)
convent school, COMP, charm school, conservatory, comprehensive school, academy, boarding school, church school.

Other synonyms:

graduate school, polytechnic, junior college, academia, grad school, community college, seminary, the University of the Third Age, training centre, academe, alma mater, PTA, business school. faculty, outward-bound. Other relevant words:
conservatory, polytechnic, outward-bound, PTA, academe, junior college, alma mater, lyceum, boarding school, seminary, 4-H, faculty, hall, academia, U3A, graduate school, community college, four-year college, academy, COMP.

Usage examples for college

  1. But I'm going to give it up, Anne dear, she wrote, and go to college next year. – Anne Of The Island by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  2. Fellers, said Lawrence again, aren't clever in this College – The Prelude to Adventure by Hugh Walpole