- Present participle of matriculate.
Matriculating is defined as enrolling in a college or university.
When you are entering Harvard for the first time, this is an example of when you are matriculating at Harvard.
- Matriculating at Trinity College, Oxford, 14th December 1816, he went into residence there in June the following year, and in 1818 he gained a scholarship of X60, tenable for nine years.
- Matriculating at the university of Gottingen in 1811, he began by devoting himself to astronomy under Carl Friedrich Gauss; but he enlisted in the Hanseatic Legion for the campaign of 1813 - 14, and became lieutenant of artillery in the Prussian service in 1815.
- The name of John Ford appears in the university register of Oxford as matriculating at Exeter College in 1601.
- Three years after this celebration Lord Kelvin resigned his chair at Glasgow, though by formally matriculating as a student he maintained his connexion with the university, of which in 1904 he was elected chancellor.