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CSU Vendor Accessibility Requirements

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Final Standards and Guidelines covered by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act published in the Federal Register on January 18, 2017. Compliance with the section 508-based standards is required by January 18, 2018. The rule harmonizes these requirements with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), a globally recognized voluntary consensus standard for web content and ICT. The rule references Level A and Level AA Success Criteria and Conformance Requirements in WCAG 2.0 and applies them not only to websites, but also to electronic documents and software.

REQUIREMENTS for completing an Accessibility Conformance Report for the CSU

  1. Read the instructions on pages 1-8 and page 10 of the VPAT 2.0
  2. Review the section CSU summary requirements of 508 Chapter 2
  3. Complete the relevant sections of the Accessibility Conformance Report in accordance with Accessibility Conformance Report Supporting Definitions.

CSU Additional Accessibility Requirements