The increases go toward housing, dining and transportation fees.
University President Darryll Pines has said the university will not return to the pass/fail system this semester.
She spoke about student communication and increasing awareness of mental health services.
The resolution passed with just one more vote than it needed.
Zachary Schlaich, a senior computer engineering major, joined the RHA as a sophomore.
“There are three things I know for certain: death, taxes and that DOTS has no plan."
UMPD and DOTS leaders contributed to the town hall discussion.
The committee is expected to have seven people, all of them RHA members.
The Department of Resident Life developed the program, which is called GreenEdu.