Survivors of sexual violence are unhappy with universities' policies and actions, and researchers say under-reporting is part of the problem.
More than 70 students have reportedly been kicked out of dormitories in a South Coast college for refusing to follow Islamic customs and rules.
A report to parliament cites discrimination in terms of bursaries and election to the alumni board at the University of Pretoria.
Wits' new SRC president is one of 16 suspended for a year after disrupting classes during protest action.
Vice-chancellor Jonathan Jansen encourages UFS students to try the unexpected ahead of their overseas trip.
Politics is playing a "devastating" role on campus and has made universities the terrain where "comrades and racists struggle".