If the changes are approved, students would pay an additional $104.50 for meal plans and an additional $333 for dorms.
UMD SGA's executive vice president Meghana Kotraiah said she’s looking to organize more everyday events for the student body.
The goal of gathering the data is to understand the extent and types of abuses graduate assistants face while also recording and documenting them.
Joey Haavik, a graduate student in the International Education Policy program, will start as GSG president July 1.
The analysis commissioned by the university's chapter of the American Association of University Professors also found that hiring of tenure-track faculty has gone down.
The SGA also condemned the Department of Transportation's increase of mandatory shuttle-bus fees.
Currently, graduate and undergraduate students at this university pay mandatory student fees in addition to – and separate from – tuition each semester.
The fee increases would help with wage increases, department maintenance costs and other funds.
Ahead of the legislative body's spring term, student leaders discussed a variety of initiatives and issues they plan to tackle.
DOTS is proposing a $9 fee increase for full-time undergraduates in the 2022-23 academic year.