Duke has robust accessibility programs focused on accommodating each individual's unique needs and making its web content universally available to all.
Disability Management System
The Disability Management System (DMS) provides leadership to the Duke University and Duke Health System efforts to ensure an accessible, hospitable working and learning environment for people with disabilities while ensuring compliance with federal and state regulations. The Disability Management System serves as a centralized clearinghouse on disability related information, procedures and services.
- Student Disability Access Office
- Employment & Visitor Accommodations
- ADA Facilities Office
- Disability Resources
- Special Event Accommodations (link is external)
Web Accessibility Initiative
Duke's Web Accessibility Initiative exists to ensure people with a wide range of abilities have equal access to Duke's web content. It is the central resource for information, guidelines, and Duke's official web accessibility guidelines.
To sustain a universally accessible web presence the team provides training, performs regular compliance assessments, and remediation services.