ICT Accessibility Standards

Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Accessibility Standards include guidelines to ensure that all electronic information, resources and services provided by Mason are accessible to people with disabilities.  This includes, websites, online learning systems, software and hardware applications, telecommunications, desktop and portable computers.

The following information provides guidance on how to create accessible components for web and software applications in accordance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act  opens a new window and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 opens a new window.  For additional information about meeting accessibility requirements, please contact the IT Accessibility Coordinator.

 Major components included in accessibility guidelines include: