Residents are still being held responsible for the remaining seven months of their 12-month leases.
Students who requested to have their on-campus apartment leases terminated will receive credit for the fall semester, per the agreement.
State politicians have continued to push MEDCO to find a solution.
It’s time for College Park to do something about rent around the city.
Some state delegates are supporting the students.
"If it has to happen, then we’ll vigorously defend them in the courts.”
Students have reached out to lawyers, flooded social media feeds and organized email campaigns to raise awareness.
OUR VIEW: UMD can't let its students be cornered into paying for on-campus apartments.
Some residents believe new rules for the fall should give them the right to terminate their leases.
Move-out processes at both apartment complexes and Greek life housing will occur in phases.