Accessible Technology Services

IT provides training and consulting to help departments meet requirements of UM's Electronic and Information Technology Accessibility policy. Accessible Technology Services (ATS) provides technical support to ensure that documents, instructional materials, media, software, hardware, computing systems and websites meet accessibility requirements. ATS also produces alternative formats and provides assistive technology training to eligible students with disabilities.

Support areas

Contact ATS at for the following:

  • Alternative formats - Eligible students can receive alternative formats
  • Documents - Making PDFs and Word documents accessible
  • Email - Making email attachments and images accessible
  • Multimedia - Making media published to the web or presented in class accessible through captioning and audio description, when necessary
  • Software/Hardware - Determining if electronic and information technology is accessible
  • Web pages - Making web content accessible and compliant with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0
  • Assistive technology support


UM accessibility website

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