UW Information Technology

Accessibility


June 21, 2021

Smooth virtual commencement, with UW-IT support for 2021 ceremony

The 2021 UW commencement took place virtually again — and went super smoothly — thanks to the many staff who supported the University’s critical technology for the event, including a dedicated wired network.


February 25, 2020

UW’s DO-IT Center shines among its peers

The DO-IT Center, which promotes inclusion and success for people with disabilities at the UW and across the nation, was one of six programs featured at the national conference of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC), recently.


February 3, 2020

New NSF funding for DO-IT Center to help neurodiverse learners

The DO-IT Center has received funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for a new four-year, $1.5 million project called Developing and Testing Innovations: Neuroscience for Neurodiverse Learners.


June 28, 2019

How UW is improving software product accessibility on a national scale

Visually impaired working on computer with assistive technology; braille display and screen reader.

The UW has become a national leader in solving accessibility issues, with software developers from across the country seeking the University’s expertise to improve their products for all.