Why We Care About an Accessible U

Welcome to the NEW Accessible U

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Improves usability for all

Accessibility means making your project usable by people of all abilities. Usability means making it easy for your audience to accomplish their goals. Just six core skills that we all can do will contribute to a more digitally accessible campus.

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It's the right thing to do

Access to information is a human right. Through community awareness, institutional commitment, and personal acceptance and adoption, we'll co-create a more Accessible U.

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It's the law

Rehab Act sections 504 and 508 and the Americans with Disabilities act say information must be accessible. Why not contribute voluntarily toward this effort, instead of as a result of a lawsuit?