Accessibility Statement

Accessibility statement – The Student Portal – Chalmers university of Technology

Accessibility of The Student Portal

This website is run by Chalmers university of Technology. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website, and this document describes how The Student Portal complies with the accessibility regulations, any known accessibility issues, and how you can report problems so that we can fix them.

How accessible is website?

We know some parts of this website aren’t fully accessible.

See the section on non-accessible content below for more information.

What to do if you can’t access parts of this website?

If you need content from this website that is not accessible for you, but is not within the scope of the accessibility regulations as described below, please contact us.

Our normal response time is 2 working days.

You can also contact us in the following ways:

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems that aren’t listed on this page or if we’re not meeting the requirements of the accessibility regulations, contact us and let us know about the problem.

Enforcement procedure

The Agency for Digital Government is responsible for enforcing the accessibility regulations. If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Agency for Digital Government to lodge a complaint.

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

This website is partially compliant with the Swedish accessibility regulations, due to the non-compliances listed below.

Non accessible content

The content described below is, in one way or another, not fully accessible.

Non compliance with the accessibility regulations

Without vision

  • Videos and Pods lacks captions. Some reading aids may be difficult to watch and play some of our embedded movies.
  • Some PDF documents are not properly crafted (tagged) to work with reading aids. There may also be PDF documents where the reading order and tab order are incorrect. In some PDF documents, images and other graphics may lack (or have incorrect) text options. We improve the documents continuously and as needed.
  • Text as images

With limited vision

  • Web elements is not highlighted on focus Colour contrast is not necessarily high. 
  • The font in the body text is very difficult to read, thin and light gray. When using magnification, there are even more limitations on the field of view.

Without perception of colour

  • Colour contrast is not necessarily high.
  • The font in the body text is very difficult to read, thin and light gray. When using magnification, there are even more limitations on the field of view.

Without hearing or with limited hearing

  • Videos and Pods lacks captions.

How we tested this website

We have performed a self-assessment (internal testing) of The Student Portal.

The last assessment was made on 22 September, 2020 and is formally endorsed by Gunilla Walther.

The statement was last updated on 24 September, 2020.

Published: Thu 24 Sep 2020.