The union that protects UMD workers blasted the guidance as "paternalistic" and "out of touch."
The requirement that every undergraduate course has a final exam has been temporarily waived.
Some Black employees were dissatisfied after Pines spoke on racism in virtual body meeting.
Watch the full recording of the town hall with President Pines.
The university has been offering free coronavirus testing to all campus community members every weekday since Monday, and it will continue to do so through Sept. 4.
Several College Park hotels are offering students discounted long-stay packages for the fall semester.
“[Students] need the campus environment as much as they need our courses.”