Is my school legally required to make our web pages accessible?

DO-IT Factsheet #110

The Americans with Disabilities Act [1] of 1990 (ADA) requires that U.S. programs and services be accessible to individuals with disabilities. A 1996 Department of Justice ruling [2] makes it clear that ADA accessibility requirements apply to Internet resources.

For more information about designing web pages, consult World Wide Access: Accessible Web Design [3] or view the video [4] by the same title.