Current UI policy calls for all web-based technologies published after November 2011 to conform to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, version 2.0, Level AA (WCAG 2.0, Level AA).
The University of Iowa IT Accessibility Group is committed to functional access to all technologies by all eligible users and strongly recommends Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act as a practical standard for ICT accessibility. Section 508 describes accessibility standards for both web and non-web technologies.
Persons who purchase or procure technology for use at the University of Iowa are encouraged to include accessibility in project requirements and contract language. when engaging with technology vendors.