The fee increases will help fund department maintenance expenses, salary adjustments and other costs.
The proposed budget plan would add 10 to 12 more buses in the fall.
The fee increases would help with wage increases, department maintenance costs and other funds.
DOTS is proposing a $9 fee increase for full-time undergraduates in the 2022-23 academic year.
Out-of-state tuition will increase by 5 percent.
“This is an incredible step towards showing that we can take action, we can make ourselves involved,” Ben Baitman said.
The petitions call to lower mandatory fees.
Fees for parking, athletics and student facilities are among those included.
“There are three things I know for certain: death, taxes and that DOTS has no plan."
It would raise student commuter parking by $26.