的 美国残疾人法案 guarantees equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities. This equal opportunity includes accessibility of digital materials, 例如课程大纲, 学生手册, 和程度表. 的 Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE; Policy for Information and Communications Technology Accessibility) and the 内华达大学拉斯维加斯分校 (bet98傅亿堂; Information and Communication Technology Accessibility Policy) also have policies that require educational materials to be accessible.
bet98傅亿堂 is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, 不管技术或能力如何. We aim to comply with all applicable standards, including WCAG (网络 Content Accessibility Guidelines) 可访问性标准.
"Accessible" means that individuals with disabilities are able to independently acquire the 相同 信息，从事于 相同 interactions, and enjoy the 相同 services within the 相同 time frame as individuals without disabilities, with 基本上等同于易用性.
的 items that must be covered are listed in the definition of accessible used by NSHE and bet98傅亿堂:
ICT (information and communications technology) includes, 但不限于, Internet和Intranet网站, 以数字形式传送的内容, electronic books and electronic book reading systems, 搜索引擎及资料库, 学习管理系统, 课堂教学技术, 教学材料, 学生回应系统(“点击器”), and equipment such as classroom podiums, 复印机, 和传真机. 信息通信技术还包括, 但不限于, telecommunications products (such as telephones), 信息亭, 自动柜员机, transaction machines (such as payment terminals), 电脑, 辅助设备, 软件, 服务(包括支持服务), equipment maintained and services operated by third-party vendors, 和相关资源.
For bet98傅亿堂 academic and administrative faculty and classified staff, these policies imply that all productivity documents such as spreadsheets, ppt, and Word Documents must be created in and exported in an accessible format before being distributed via web, 电子邮件, 或者参加网络Campus-Canvas课程. For those who are purchasing technology (hardware, 基于网络的服务和软件), these policies and related standards apply to the acquisition or renewal of ICT, regardless of the anticipated end user group (faculty, staff or students) or the number of users.
How is accessibility achieved and measured?
This starts with building the bet98傅亿堂 website to be accessible to the widest possible audience, including individuals with disabilities. 我们使用 Accessible Rich Internet Applications (ARIA) specification, and strive to meet or exceed the 网络 Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.1 A & AA) established by the World Wide 网络 Consortium (W3C).
的 University also seeks to achieve adherence to, and conformance with the following standards (when possible):
bet98傅亿堂 uses a number of automated and manual checks for websites, pages and documents to ensure optimal accessibility.
Who is responsible for ensuring accessibility conformance & 合规?
Technology accessibility is an institution- and system-wide responsibility. Technology access for individuals with disabilities must provide comparable functionality, 可购性, accuracy of content and timeliness of service delivery. Products and services must be usable by the greatest number of people including individuals with disabilities.
Individual faculty and staff who publish 网络 pages, distribute electronic documents (e.g.，通过电子邮件，网站，网络Campus等.) and/or sign a contract with a vendor of electronic technology for the purpose of conducting University-related business and services, and who are notified of non-合规 are required to remediate the inaccessible material. 的 无障碍资源办公室 is available to provide support, 指导, and consultation assistance to address accessibility.
bet98傅亿堂 currently offers scheduled as well as ad-hoc accessibility training for academic and administrative faculty and anyone responsible for developing, 加载, 维护, or auditing digital content and functionality. Training is also offered to those who must purchase technology.
Who do I contact with questions, or for assistance with accessibility?
In the event you find a page to be inaccessible, please 报告这个问题 到网络 & 数字战略 team, so that we can remediate the page.
For further information on accessible digital materials and technology beyond the bet98傅亿堂 website, 请查阅 无障碍资源办公室.
Note: If you are having issues logging into 网络Campus, Mybet98傅亿堂, bet98傅亿堂Mail, or Rebelmail, please 完成一个帮助请求 IT帮助台.
Some pages included in the bet98傅亿堂 website are archival in nature and may not be fully conformant to meet the WCAG guidelines due to the very limited use of these resources. Should you need access to the information within these archived pages, please contact bet98傅亿堂 网络 & 数字战略, and we will provide assistance or information in an alternate format