Laws, Policies & Standards

MSU Texas Web Accessibility Policy

Web Accessibility Policy

 

Section 508 Refresh

On January 18, 2017, the Access Board issued a final rule that updated accessibility requirements covered by Section 508 and refreshed guidelines for telecommunications equipment subject to Section 255 of the Communications Act. Section 508 requires that information technology developed, procured, maintained, or used is accessible to everyone, including those with disabilities. Additional Section 508 compliance information:

Section 508 Policy

 

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0

To make content more accessible to everyone, including those with disabilities, MSU Texas is expected to follow the guidelines established by the WCAG 2.0. MSU currently supports WCAG 2.0, Level AA. WCAG 2.0 Guidelines:

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0