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member of the academic staff

US: Faculty

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Group of departments with similar interests

UK: faculty

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set of criteria which tells how an assignment will be graded

US: rubric

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instructions on an exam paper as to how a task must be done

UK: rubric

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College refers broadly to undergraduate experience. Specific institution can be named either college or university

US: college & university

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University refers to the undergraduate experience

UK: university

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often used to mean university

US: school

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Refers to primary/secondary education. Can also refer to a university department

UK: school

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A group of teachers who advise a PhD student

PhD Commmittee

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Equivalent of the UK supervisor

advisor

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Comprehensive examinations

comps

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Area where students can meet socially and eat in dining halls

commons

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Short test examinations at the end of the semester

Quiz

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new, first-year undergraduate

Freshman

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final examinations at the end of the semester

Finals

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second-year student

sophomore

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third-year student

junior

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fourth-year student

senior

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Student with bachelor's degree who's enrolled in a master's degree programme

Graduate student

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a social organisation for male students

fraternity

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a social organisation for female students

sorority