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If you have more information about the accessibility of a service, or believe that any of this information is inaccurate, please let us know by completing our feedback form or contacting the IT Service Center at help@colorado.edu, or at 303-735-4357 (5-HELP from an on-campus phone).

States of Accessibility:

  • Reasonably Accessible: No accessibility issues, with minor usability issues, if any, that don’t violate standards but may make the application less intuitive and easy to use.
  • Partially Accessible: Accessibility issues that violate university accessibility standards and make the application difficult but not impossible to use; workarounds should be possible.
  • Not Accessible: Severe accessibility issues that violate university accessibility standards and make core parts of the application inaccessible, with no workarounds possible.

Name State Issue/Workaround Remediation State Status Last Updated
Advising Appointment Scheduling (MyCUHub) Not Accessible

MyCUHub is currently not accessible using a screen reader. Students wishing to schedule appointments with advisors should use the information on the Getting Advising Help Outside of MyCUHub page to contact their college or school directly.

Preliminary review to validate two recent fixes is in process. MyCUHub is in the queue for a more in-depth review by the AUL lab. 5/5/2017
CUBill&Pay (bill payment) Reasonably Accessible
PDF versions of bills generated by CUBill&Pay are not tagged, but all the information it contains is included in the accessible HTML display. Issues from the initial audit have been remediated. 8/8/2016
D2L Partially Accessible

Problems using text-to-speech reader or screen reader can be addressed by downloading the document to your hard drive, then using reading tools. Visit OIT's D2L Accessibility page for more details about accessibility issues and workarounds.

Working with D2L to identify roadmap for addressing known issues 6/22/2016
Email List Manager (Sympa) Reasonably Accessible

Screen readers do not work well when attempting to unsubscribe from an email list using the Email List Manager web interface. As a workaround, users can unsubscribe by sending the UNSUBSCRIBE [ListName]@lists.colorado.edu command to sympa@lists.colorado.edu. Full documentation is available at Manage via Email & Common Commands on the OIT web site.

The issue has been reported to the vendor for resolution. 5/5/2017
G Suite: Google Drive Partially Accessible

Google Drive has the following accessibility limitations: 

  • Navigating the “New” item menu and error messages are not adequately announced in screen readers.
  • Navigating the contents of a Google Drive is challenging; lists must be read line by line, no ability to easily search or jump to specific files or folders.

Visit OIT's G Suite Accessibility page for details about accessibility issues and workarounds.

Google has been notified of the issues but has not committed to fixing the issues. 5/5/2017
G Suite: Google Slides Partially Accessible

Google Slides has the following accessibility limitations: 

  • After inserting an image into a Google Slide, feedback is not provided on the location and possible overlapping of image/text on the slide and there is no ability to resize the image using a screen reader.

  • The menu option “Apply layout” does not provide adequate announcements to screen readers.

  • Spell Check does not provide adequate context or navigation for screen readers.

Visit OIT's G Suite Accessibility page for details about accessibility issues and workarounds.

Google has been notified of the issues but has not committed to fixing the issues. 5/5/2017
Kaltura Partially Accessible
Screen reader users may encounter issues with accessing Kaltura on an iOS device and adjusting the video time with a slider. Visit OIT's Kaltura Accessibility page for details about accessibility issues and workarounds. Working with Kaltura to identify roadmap for addressing known issues. 8/4/2016
Lynda Not Accessible
Screen reader users may encounter issues with operating some video controls, navigating menus, adding items to playlists, and utilizing the interactive transcript. Visit OIT's Lynda Accessibility page for more details about accessibility and workarounds.  Working with Lynda.com to address issues identified. 5/4/2017
MyCUInfo - registration, class search, and pre-registration requirements Not Accessible

Screen reader users may find it difficult to complete course registration without assistance. Using browsers other than Firefox will clear up some problems, but working directly with your academic advisor to complete registration is recommended. For more, visit Registration Accessibility Considerations.

Project to replace user interface of class search and address other issues to be completed by the 2017-2018 academic year. 5/1/2017
MyCUInfo - Student tab interface Reasonably Accessible

The calendar-style layout of the student schedule is difficult to decipher using screen readers.

Workaround: Select the Grades/Details section of the schedule area, which displays the schedule in a list format. 

  8/8/2016
Office 365: Video Reasonably Accessible

Navigating the list of videos and headings within an Office 365 Video page does not provide an indication of the layout of the page or an ability to jump between headings for screen readers. Additionally, uploading a new video to an Office 365 Video channel does not provide adequate screen reader announcements. Visit OIT's Office 365 Video Accessibility page for details about accessibility issues and workarounds.

Microsoft has been notified of the issues and intend to address them in an upcoming release, but have not committed to a specific timeframe.

5/5/2017
Qualtrics (survey creation) Not Accessible
Screen reader users are unable to create surveys in Qualtrics. Visit OIT's Qualtrics Accessibility page for details about accessibility issues and workarounds. Working with Qualtrics to identify roadmap for addressing known issues. 11/2/2016
Qualtrics (survey taking) Partially Accessible
Screen reader users should be able to use most question types encountered in Qualtrics surveys. Visit OIT's Qualtrics Accessibility page for details about accessibility issues and workarounds. Working with Qualtrics to remediate question types that are not accessible. 11/2/2016
SensusAccess Reasonably Accessible
Visit OIT's SensusAccess Accessibility page for accessibility considerations and guidance. SensusAccess released a remediated linear version of its service which has been implemented as of August 2017.  8/17/2017
Turnitin Not Accessible
Visit OIT's Turnitin Accessibility page for accessibility considerations and guidance.  Turnitin was tested in August 2017, and OIT is communicating with the vendor to address the issues found.  8/17/2017
VoiceThread Partially Accessible
Screen readers are unable to interact with the VoiceThread website, as well as threads embedded in D2L. VoiceThread Universal allows access to threads via screen reader, but there are usability limitations. Visit OIT's VoiceThread Accessibility page for more details about accessibility issues and workarounds. VoiceThread is working to improve issues identified by UCB’s initial audit. 5/2/2017
Zoom Video Conferencing Partially Accessible
Visit the OIT's Zoom Accessibility page for details about accessibility considerations and workarounds. Some issues from the initial audit have been remediated. Ongoing activity with vendor concerning updates to accessibility and usability items. 2/3/2017