Sac State University Policy Manual
Accessible Technology Policy

Policy Administrator:  Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Authority: CSU Executive Order 926

Effective Date:  January 1, 2010

Updated: 

Policy Number:  IRT-0101

Accessible Technology Policy
    

Sacramento State is committed to providing an inclusive environment that allows access to its resources regardless of ability. 

Sacramento State therefore adopts the accessible technology provisions of the California State University Board of Trustees Policy on Disability Support and Accommodations - CSU Executive Order 926 as its own accessible technology policy:

“It is the policy of the CSU to make information technology resources and services accessible to all CSU students, faculty, staff and the general public, regardless of disability.”

Scope

 Sacramento State is committed to the following goals:

  • Compliance with all applicable federal and state laws, regulations, and CSU policies governing accessible technology.Accessibility of instructional materials to allow for equally effective access for all faculty and students, as documented in the campus guidelines and plans for accessible technology. Accessibility of campus web sites, web applications, and web content, as documented in the campus guidelines and plans for accessible technology.
  • Continued compliance with Section 508 of the federal Rehabilitation Act requirements for Electronic and Information Technology (E&IT) procurement, including acquisition of all computer, network, telecommunications, and multimedia hardware, software, and services.

Related CSU Policy (Executive Order 926) & Coded Memoranda are located at: www.calstate.edu/accessibility and http://www.calstate.edu/acadaff/codedmemos/AA-2009-27.pdf.  Campus Guidelines and Plans for Accessible Technology are located at www.csus.edu/accessibility/ati.html  

CSU Academic Senate Resolution on Providing Equal Access to Programs and Services for Individuals with Disabilities (AS-2801-07/AA/FA): http://www.calstate.edu/AcadSen/Records/Resolutions/2006-2007/2801.shtml   


Approved by Alexander Gonzalez
December 17, 2009