UMD President Wallace Loh urged the passage of the American Dream and Promise Act.
There will be reduced capacity in dorms, and courses with over 50 students will likely be held partially online.
The meeting took place less than 24 hours after the county's police department suspended three officers.
The proposed protections aim to keep students from failing their online classes.
The governor also let about 300 bills go into law without his signature.
Lanford officially stepped down at a virtual meeting Wednesday.
The body passed three pieces of legislation.
The school will lose millions as a result of pandemic.
In the era of Trump's travel ban, and heightened tensions with Iran, background checks can be a struggle for Iranian students seeking jobs.
The current code doesn’t directly define degree revocation as a sanction.