Accessibility Compliant

The University of Canterbury is committed to ensuring its website is easy to use for everyone.

The site is designed to adapt to your needs and to exceed accessibility compliance requirements.

What is Accessibility?

Accessibility means making web pages accessible to all users, especially those with disabilities. Introduction to Web Accessibility from the World Wide Web Consortium.

UC Web Accessiblity Compliance

The UC web templates meet relevant parts of the New Zealand E-Government Guidelines. These include all Priority 1 Checkpoints highlighted in W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0. UC strives to ensure all parts of its site conform this standard and where practical, exceed it.