University of Pittsburgh

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

University of Pittsburgh Web Accessibility Summary Information
Website Summary
Score
Titling Sub Headings Forms Data Tables Images Layout Tables
University of Pittsburgh(Admis) 52.9 53.4 47.7 14.2 na 47.5 68.1
University of Pittsburgh(Home) 67.9 63.4 65.3 33.3 na 66.6 88.4
University of Pittsburgh(LAS) 35.0 12.5 25.0 na na 25.0 100.0

Details for University of Pittsburgh(Admis) Website

URL: http://www.pitt.edu/admissions.html

Date: 2010-05-04

University of Pittsburgh(Admis): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 44 43 97.7 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 44 44 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 44 26 59.0 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 44 26 59.0 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 44 21 47.7 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 44 26 59.0 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 44 5 11.3 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 88 47 53.4
Sub Headings
Nesting* 44 21 47.7 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 44 44 100.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 44 35 79.5 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 44 21 47.7
Forms
Labels* 7 1 14.2 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 4 4 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 2 2 100.0 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 1 1 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 7 1 14.2
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* 40 19 47.5 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 40 13 32.5 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 40 40 100.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 40 19 47.5
Layout Tables
Nesting* 44 30 68.1 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 44 30 68.1
All Rules for University of Pittsburgh(Admis)
Summary 223 118 52.9

Details for University of Pittsburgh(Home) Website

URL: http://www.pitt.edu/

Date: 2010-07-29

University of Pittsburgh(Home): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 26 25 96.1 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 26 26 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 26 19 73.0 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 26 19 73.0 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 26 14 53.8 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 26 19 73.0 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 26 5 19.2 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 52 33 63.4
Sub Headings
Nesting* 26 17 65.3 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 26 25 96.1 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 26 25 96.1 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 26 17 65.3
Forms
Labels* 6 2 33.3 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 3 3 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 3 3 100.0 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 3 3 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 6 2 33.3
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* 24 16 66.6 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 24 8 33.3 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 24 24 100.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 24 16 66.6
Layout Tables
Nesting* 26 23 88.4 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 26 23 88.4
All Rules for University of Pittsburgh(Home)
Summary 134 91 67.9

Details for University of Pittsburgh(LAS) Website

URL: http://www.as.pitt.edu/

Date: 2010-07-29

University of Pittsburgh(LAS): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 4 4 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 4 4 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 4 1 25.0 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 4 1 25.0 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 4 0 0.0 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 4 1 25.0 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 4 1 25.0 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 8 1 12.5
Sub Headings
Nesting* 4 1 25.0 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 4 3 75.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 4 3 75.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 4 1 25.0
Forms
Labels* 0 0 na 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 0 0 na Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 0 0 na Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 0 0 na
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* 4 1 25.0 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 4 3 75.0 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 4 4 100.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 4 1 25.0
Layout Tables
Nesting* 4 4 100.0 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 4 4 100.0
All Rules for University of Pittsburgh(LAS)
Summary 20 7 35.0