extramural adj : carried on outside the bounds of an institution or community; "extramural sports" [ant: intramural]
- taking place outside the walls of an institution, especially a school
Extramural means to study outside, but under the aegis of, a university or other institution. Extramural studies are taken by the student away from the physical campus, and are often used for those unable to attend classes.
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