University admission or college admission is the process through which students enter tertiary education at universities and colleges.
Tertiary education, also referred to as third stage, third level, and post-secondary education, is the educational level following the completion of a school providing a secondary education.
A university is an institution of higher education and research which grants academic degrees in various academic disciplines.
College is an educational institution or a constituent part of one.
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Systems vary widely from country to country, and sometimes from institution to institution.
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In many countries, prospective university students apply for admission during their last year of high school or community college.
A secondary school, often referred to as a high school or a senior high school, is a school which provides secondary education, between the ages of 11 and 19 depending on location, after primary school and before higher education.
In some countries, there are independent organizations or government agencies to centralize the administration of standardized admission exams and the processing of applications.