The incident occurred on the Saturday before classes began.
Two incidents were reported to the university’s Office of Student Conduct and Bias Incident Support Services.
Bailey will begin as BISS director on Feb. 15.
The University of Maryland's zip code recorded 19 hate bias incidents last year — the highest of any zip code in the state.
UMD students, faculty and staff can meet the candidates over Zoom this week and next.
Neijma Celestine-Donnor left the position July 31.
The Anti-Defamation League recorded 780 cases of anti-Semitic incidents in the U.S. during the first six months of 2019.
They're expected to begin "sometime during the spring."