Administrative Computing:610-436-3482 D2L Services:610-436-3350 Digital Corner:610-430-4089 Digital Media Center:610-436-2737 IT Help Desk:610-436-3350 myWCU:610-436-3350 ResNet Central:610-436-2660 Software Application Training:610-436-3397 Telecom:610-436-3535 Web Team:610-436-0043
West Chester University is committed to diversity and to providing a barrier-free information technology environment to all students, faculty, and staff. Information Services Division has collaborated with the campus constituents to develop plans to comply with ADA standards as they apply to information technology.
Information Services is a campus-wide resource to:
Provide and adhere to accessible coding standards, and use tools to develop and test electronic content for accessibility
Address accessibility for classrooms and computer labs configuration
Promote and provide consulting services, accessibility guides, training and other solutions needed for creating accessible IT resources
Collaborate with IT software providers to explore solutions to accessibility challenges
West Chester University uses licensed software packages and free online tools in creating accessible electronic contents. Assistive Technology is also available to WCU students, faculty and staff with disabilities.
MyWCU enables authorized users to select accessibility option to personalize myWCU screen layout in support of persons with vision disabilities
Wall-mounted digital signage monitors are being replaced and installed to comply with ADA guideline
Use of videos originally created with closed captioning is strongly recommended. Copying, converting, or adding caption to the original videos without permission from the creator is the violation of copyright law
Wheelchair accessible table is available in the computer lab, Anderson room 7
Motorized projection screens are installed in majority of the classrooms