The listening session was run by the university's Task Force on Community Policing.
Camp Kesem at University of Maryland and this university's chapter of College Mentors For Kids were among some of the programs that fundraised.
They will now meet with the registrar’s office to push for the bill to become university policy.
Nicole Coomber wanted to help students who didn't return home for Thanksgiving.
Binley Taylor wants to serve as a mediator between students and the administration
Student advocates have also garnered support from elected officials and hired a legal team.
The body also allocated $100,000 to other student support services.
UMD students, faculty and staff can meet the candidates over Zoom this week and next.
One student expressed support for letting Trump's legal battle play out in court.
“This is what the country needed — a change."