George Washington University

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

George Washington University Web Accessibility Summary Information
Website Summary
Score
Titling Sub Headings Forms Data Tables Images Layout Tables
George Washington University(Admis) 45.4 43.9 84.2 0.0 50.0 13.8 84.2
George Washington University(Home) 44.9 42.4 81.8 0.0 50.0 17.1 82.8
George Washington University(LAS) 33.3 3.1 4.1 91.6 na 0.0 97.9

Details for George Washington University(Admis) Website

URL: http://www.gwu.edu/apply/undergraduateadmissions

Date: 2010-07-09

George Washington University(Admis): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 108 107 99.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 108 108 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 108 93 86.1 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 108 15 13.8 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 108 2 1.8 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 108 92 85.1 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 108 92 85.1 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 216 95 43.9
Sub Headings
Nesting* 108 91 84.2 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 108 103 95.3 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 108 103 95.3 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 108 91 84.2
Forms
Labels* 103 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 12 12 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 12 6 50.0 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 84 84 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 103 0 0.0
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 2 100.0 The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 2 2 100.0 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* 2 1 50.0 Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 8 4 50.0
Images
Alt Text* 108 15 13.8 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 108 95 87.9 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 108 86 79.6 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 108 15 13.8
Layout Tables
Nesting* 108 91 84.2 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 108 91 84.2
All Rules for George Washington University(Admis)
Summary 651 296 45.4

Details for George Washington University(Home) Website

URL: http://www.gwu.edu/

Date: 2010-07-02

George Washington University(Home): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 99 98 98.9 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 99 99 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 99 83 83.8 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 99 16 16.1 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 99 1 1.0 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 99 82 82.8 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 99 82 82.8 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 198 84 42.4
Sub Headings
Nesting* 99 81 81.8 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 99 94 94.9 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 99 93 93.9 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 99 81 81.8
Forms
Labels* 93 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 11 11 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 12 6 50.0 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 75 75 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 93 0 0.0
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 2 100.0 The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 2 2 100.0 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* 2 1 50.0 Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 8 4 50.0
Images
Alt Text* 99 17 17.1 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 99 85 85.8 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 99 78 78.7 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 99 17 17.1
Layout Tables
Nesting* 99 82 82.8 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 99 82 82.8
All Rules for George Washington University(Home)
Summary 596 268 44.9

Details for George Washington University(LAS) Website

URL: http://columbian.gwu.edu/

Date: 2010-07-09

George Washington University(LAS): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 48 48 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 48 48 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 48 3 6.2 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 48 3 6.2 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 48 0 0.0 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 48 3 6.2 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 48 3 6.2 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 96 3 3.1
Sub Headings
Nesting* 48 2 4.1 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 48 47 97.9 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 48 47 97.9 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 48 2 4.1
Forms
Labels* 48 44 91.6 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 2 2 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 0 0 na Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 46 46 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 48 44 91.6
Data Tables
TH Elements* 0 0 na 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* 0 0 na Each data table must have a nonempty summary attribute.
Summary Unique 0 0 na The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 0 0 na 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* 0 0 na Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 0 0 na
Images
Alt Text* 48 0 0.0 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 48 36 75.0 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 48 5 10.4 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 48 0 0.0
Layout Tables
Nesting* 48 47 97.9 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 48 47 97.9
All Rules for George Washington University(LAS)
Summary 288 96 33.3