The petition calls on UMD to take action beyond the new regulations.
The university has yet to announce when and to what extent the campus can reopen.
Spring graduates and guests will also receive tickets to a football game on Sept. 12.
Along with other Big Ten university presidents, Loh has lobbied Congress for a higher education bailout.
The university should use the transition to online classes as an opportunity to refine its approach to blended learning.
Dining Services is looking into whether it can provide pay provisions, said spokesperson Bart Hipple.
Jordan McNair's death exposed UMD's many levels of dysfunction. Reform was weak.
Before the university gets more overstated glass buildings, it needs working sinks.