The Board of Regents must vote to turn the North Campus Diner into an esports facility.
Employees will also receive cost of living adjustments and merit-based raises.
Let's get rid of university presidents.
Out-of-state tuition will increase by 5 percent.
Local schools, including American and Johns Hopkins universities, have all already mandated COVID-19 vaccines for the fall semester.
The decision was made to ease financial challenges hoisted on students and families by the coronavirus pandemic.
Laurie Locascio, UMD's vice president for research, will head the group.
Students are encouraged to sign up for direct deposit to get their refund faster, officials said.
The chancellor will decide on the refunds.
The Board of Regents held a virtual meeting Monday to discuss COVID-19.