The Cairo Court for Urgent Matters wants to stop campus protests that do not have official permission.
Street protests against the military-backed government have subsided, leaving campus protests as a focal point of political friction.
Sana’a University has been riddled by student protests, threats of violence, and students’ complaints that they can’t afford the university fees. Administrators say they are trying to bring stability to the chaos.
With the academic year soon to begin, university leaders are urging nonviolence as the country tries to find a way forward.
Student strikers at the British University of Egypt said it was trying to profit from them, while administrators said they were just trying to pass on real costs. The university president has resigned.