Electronic and Information Technology (EIT) Accessibility / Digital Accessibility

What is EIT Accessibility?

Electronic Information and Technology (EIT) Accessibility, also referred to as Digital Accessibility, includes, but is not limited to, any equipment or interconnected system or subsystem of equipment that is used in the creation, conversion, or duplication of electronic or digital data or information, such as web sites, course and instructional materials (Word documents, PDF documents, PowerPoint presentations, video, podcasts, etc.), courseware, software, other classroom technologies, content management systems, search engines and databases, registration and grades, financial and human resource management systems, telecommunications, and emerging technologies.

SUNY Empire EIT Accessibility Policy

As such, Empire State University has an EIT Accessibility Policy in compliance with applicable local, state, and federal regulations and laws. SUNY Empire is committed to providing equal access to its services, programs, and activities for all users. An accessible EIT environment enhances usability for everyone.

This policy applies to all Electronic Information Technology (EIT) acquired, developed, distributed, used, purchased, or implemented by or for SUNY Empire and used to provide SUNY Empire programs, services, or activities. This includes, but is not limited to, all EIT related to University business, academic and outreach, including web pages that represent SUNY Empire, electronic documents, and any multimedia created or obtained.

How to Get Assistance with EIT Accessibility

If you need assistance with an EIT issue please complete this EIT request form, or if you cannot access the form please email EITAccessibility@sunyempire.edu.

For additional information, please visit the Digital Accessibility page on MySUNYEmpire under Staff Resources.