Virginia Tech

The data in this study was collected with the Illinois Functional Accessibility Evaluator.

Virginia Tech Web Accessibility Summary Information
Website Summary
Score
Titling Sub Headings Forms Data Tables Images Layout Tables
Virginia Tech(Admis) 75.3 98.3 62.2 0.0 50.0 98.3 100.0
Virginia Tech(Home) 53.0 40.6 62.6 9.4 25.0 82.4 85.3
Virginia Tech(LAS) 72.0 40.0 60.0 100.0 50.0 96.0 100.0

Details for Virginia Tech(Admis) Website

URL: http://www.admiss.vt.edu/

Date: 2010-04-22

Virginia Tech(Admis): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 61 61 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 61 61 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 61 60 98.3 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 61 60 98.3 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 61 60 98.3 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 61 60 98.3 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 61 60 98.3 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 122 120 98.3
Sub Headings
Nesting* 61 38 62.2 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 61 60 98.3 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 61 56 91.8 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 61 38 62.2
Forms
Labels* 61 0 0.0 Each input element with type=text | password | checkbox | radio | file and each select and textarea element must either be referenced by the for attribute of a label element via its id attribute, or have a title attribute.
Value 1 1 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 61 61 100.0 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 61 61 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 61 0 0.0
Data Tables
TH Elements* 3 0 0.0 For each data table, the first cell in each column must be a th element, and each row must contain at least one th element.
Summary* 3 0 0.0 Each data table must have a nonempty summary attribute.
Summary Unique 3 1 33.3 The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 3 3 100.0 Each th element in a complex data table must have an id attribute whose value is unique relative to all ids on the page.
Headers Attribute* 3 3 100.0 Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 12 6 50.0
Images
Alt Text* 61 60 98.3 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 61 61 100.0 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 61 61 100.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 61 60 98.3
Layout Tables
Nesting* 61 61 100.0 Tables should be used only for organizing data in rows and columns. Use CSS instead of tables and nested tables to visually layout blocks of related content for graphical rendering.
Summary 61 61 100.0
All Rules for Virginia Tech(Admis)
Summary 378 285 75.3

Details for Virginia Tech(Home) Website

URL: http://www.vt.edu/

Date: 2010-04-22

Virginia Tech(Home): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 75 74 98.6 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 75 75 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 75 54 72.0 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 75 53 70.6 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 75 7 9.3 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 75 54 72.0 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 75 54 72.0 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 150 61 40.6
Sub Headings
Nesting* 75 47 62.6 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 75 73 97.3 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 75 71 94.6 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 75 47 62.6
Forms
Labels* 74 7 9.4 Each input element with type=text | password | checkbox | radio | file and each select and textarea element must either be referenced by the for attribute of a label element via its id attribute, or have a title attribute.
Value 15 14 93.3 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 60 60 100.0 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 63 63 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 74 7 9.4
Data Tables
TH Elements* 2 0 0.0 For each data table, the first cell in each column must be a th element, and each row must contain at least one th element.
Summary* 2 1 50.0 Each data table must have a nonempty summary attribute.
Summary Unique 2 1 50.0 The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 2 1 50.0 Each th element in a complex data table must have an id attribute whose value is unique relative to all ids on the page.
Headers Attribute* 2 0 0.0 Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 8 2 25.0
Images
Alt Text* 74 61 82.4 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 74 61 82.4 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 74 74 100.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 74 61 82.4
Layout Tables
Nesting* 75 64 85.3 Tables should be used only for organizing data in rows and columns. Use CSS instead of tables and nested tables to visually layout blocks of related content for graphical rendering.
Summary 75 64 85.3
All Rules for Virginia Tech(Home)
Summary 456 242 53.0

Details for Virginia Tech(LAS) Website

URL: http://www.clahs.vt.edu/

Date: 2010-04-22

Virginia Tech(LAS): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 25 25 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 25 25 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 25 20 80.0 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 25 20 80.0 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 25 0 0.0 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 25 20 80.0 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 25 20 80.0 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 50 20 40.0
Sub Headings
Nesting* 25 15 60.0 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 25 19 76.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 25 17 68.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 25 15 60.0
Forms
Labels* 25 25 100.0 Each input element with type=text | password | checkbox | radio | file and each select and textarea element must either be referenced by the for attribute of a label element via its id attribute, or have a title attribute.
Value 0 0 na Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 25 25 100.0 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 25 25 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 25 25 100.0
Data Tables
TH Elements* 1 0 0.0 For each data table, the first cell in each column must be a th element, and each row must contain at least one th element.
Summary* 1 0 0.0 Each data table must have a nonempty summary attribute.
Summary Unique 1 1 100.0 The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 1 1 100.0 Each th element in a complex data table must have an id attribute whose value is unique relative to all ids on the page.
Headers Attribute* 1 1 100.0 Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 4 2 50.0
Images
Alt Text* 25 24 96.0 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 25 25 100.0 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 25 25 100.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 25 24 96.0
Layout Tables
Nesting* 25 25 100.0 Tables should be used only for organizing data in rows and columns. Use CSS instead of tables and nested tables to visually layout blocks of related content for graphical rendering.
Summary 25 25 100.0
All Rules for Virginia Tech(LAS)
Summary 154 111 72.0