Technology Accessibility

Type

Policy

Category

Technology

Department

Information Technology

Phone

(541) 463-3355

Primary Contact

Bill Schuetz

Contact Email

Responsible Executive Authority

Chief Information Officer

Purpose

Establish that Lane Community College is committed to equity and access in electronic communications technology for students, employees, and community members.

Narrative

The college supports the procurement of accessible technology, and the creation of accessible content for students, employees, and visitors, and adherence to Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act.

Content Creation

All electronic content created by the college, except where explicitly excluded by Section 508, must adhere to the guidelines established in the Section 508 guidelines. 

Technology Procurement

The college must ensure that any technology procured, whether hardware or software must meet accessibility guidelines as outlined by Section 255 of the Communications Act and/or Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.

Date Adopted

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Date Last Reviewed

Wednesday, January 13, 2021