- a student in a university or college who has not received a first, especially a bachelor’s, degree.
- having the standing of an undergraduate.
- of, for, pertaining to, or characteristic of undergraduates.
- a person studying in a university for a first degreeSometimes shortened to: undergrad
n.1620s, a hybrid formed from under + graduate (n.). British used fem. form undergraduette in 1920s-30s.