The University of Nevada, Reno is committed to diversity and to ensuring that our programs, services and activities are accessible to all. Part of that commitment will be seen in work to safeguard that our website conforms to accessibility standards, thereby satisfying the requirements of the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights to make this website comply with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended (Sec. 508), the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended (ADA), and University of Nevada, Reno Benchmarks for Measuring Accessibility.
All materials posted online must be accessible to individuals with disabilities, including, but not limited to: website, learning management systems, instructional content, videos, PDF's, Word and Excel documents. Faculty are responsible for making their materials meet accessibility guidelines.
The Office of Digital Learning offers workshops and trainings for basic web accessibility, creating and remediating accessible documents, and more.
Learn more about resources and assistance offered in creating and remediating instructional materials for accessibility, including support and guidance in creating accessible documents and adding closed captioning for videos.