The Wits Student Affairs Division has been moved to the portfolio of the Deputy vice-chancellor (Finance and Operations) Professor Tawana Kupe with immediate effect.

“The Division comprises of the following units: Campus Health and Wellness Centre, Counselling and Careers Development Unit (CCDU),Campus Housing and Residence Life, the Student Development and Leadership Unit (SDLU) and WITS Sports,” according to its website.

Student Affairs was previously headed by the Dean of Student Affairs, Ms Prem Coopoo, who resigned suddenly last month.

According to an email sent by Prof Kupe, “Ms Lamese Abrahams is currently serving as the Acting Dean of Student Affairs until a replacement is appointed.”