The decision follows a federal appellate court's ruling that transgender students are protected by Title IX's prohibition of sex discrimination.
The project, proposed in 2015 and due to be built near the University of California campus, was supposed to be off-limits to budget cuts.
The Chronicle is seeking suggestions for our annual feature on people trying to solve big problems facing campuses with the help of technology.
The technology has powerful implications in distance learning. At the University of Maryland, researchers are using it in projects involving health care, public safety, and education.