Lawyers for TCU are asking the court to strike more than 44 paragraphs from a complaint filed on behalf of Jane Does Nos. 1, 2 and 3.
Ricardo Avitia, who worked in the registrar's office, is suing TCU for discrimination.
Chancellor Victor Boschini answered questions submitted by faculty and staff in a Zoom meeting Wednesday.
The provost will lead the new project.
International students will be able to stay in the U.S. even if they are taking all classes online.
TCU is the latest in a series of universities having to address racist comments from incoming students.
Chair Sean Atkinson said the university's system of shared governance was "on the verge of collapse."
The former John V. Roach Honors College dean announced she is taking early retirement.
Dr. Karen Steele, the first dean of the college, has resigned.
The brief alleges the plaintiffs should not be granted leave to file their third amended complaint.