Portland State University

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

Portland State University Web Accessibility Summary Information
Website Summary
Score
Titling Sub Headings Forms Data Tables Images Layout Tables
Portland State University(Admis) 56.3 96.6 89.1 0.0 12.5 79.7 0.0
Portland State University(Home) 55.9 80.0 82.8 0.0 0.0 78.5 0.0
Portland State University(LAS) 58.0 82.6 90.2 0.0 33.3 94.5 0.0

Details for Portland State University(Admis) Website

URL: http://www.pdx.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admission

Date: 2010-07-11

Portland State 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 74 74 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 74 74 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 74 74 100.0 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 74 74 100.0 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 74 69 93.2 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 74 74 100.0 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 74 74 100.0 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 148 143 96.6
Sub Headings
Nesting* 74 66 89.1 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 74 66 89.1 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 74 66 89.1 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 74 66 89.1
Forms
Labels* 74 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 74 74 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 74 0 0.0 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 74 74 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 74 0 0.0
Data Tables
TH Elements* 12 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* 12 0 0.0 Each data table must have a nonempty summary attribute.
Summary Unique 12 11 91.6 The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 12 3 25.0 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* 12 3 25.0 Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 48 6 12.5
Images
Alt Text* 74 59 79.7 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 74 74 100.0 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 74 0 0.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 74 59 79.7
Layout Tables
Nesting* 68 0 0.0 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 68 0 0.0
All Rules for Portland State University(Admis)
Summary 486 274 56.3

Details for Portland State University(Home) Website

URL: http://www.pdx.edu/

Date: 2010-06-21

Portland State 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 70 70 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 70 70 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 70 65 92.8 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 70 62 88.5 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 70 47 67.1 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 70 63 90.0 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 70 63 90.0 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 140 112 80.0
Sub Headings
Nesting* 70 58 82.8 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 70 67 95.7 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 70 67 95.7 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 70 58 82.8
Forms
Labels* 70 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 68 68 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 70 0 0.0 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 23 23 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 70 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 0 0.0 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 0 0.0 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 0 0.0
Images
Alt Text* 70 55 78.5 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 70 68 97.1 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 70 0 0.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 70 55 78.5
Layout Tables
Nesting* 44 0 0.0 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 44 0 0.0
All Rules for Portland State University(Home)
Summary 402 225 55.9

Details for Portland State University(LAS) Website

URL: http://www.pdx.edu/clas/

Date: 2010-07-11

Portland State 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 92 92 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 92 92 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 92 91 98.9 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 92 88 95.6 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 92 61 66.3 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 92 81 88.0 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 92 81 88.0 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 184 152 82.6
Sub Headings
Nesting* 92 83 90.2 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 92 82 89.1 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 92 82 89.1 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 92 83 90.2
Forms
Labels* 92 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 92 92 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 92 0 0.0 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 92 92 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 92 0 0.0
Data Tables
TH Elements* 9 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* 9 0 0.0 Each data table must have a nonempty summary attribute.
Summary Unique 9 9 100.0 The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 9 6 66.6 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* 9 6 66.6 Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 36 12 33.3
Images
Alt Text* 92 87 94.5 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 92 91 98.9 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 92 0 0.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 92 87 94.5
Layout Tables
Nesting* 79 0 0.0 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 79 0 0.0
All Rules for Portland State University(LAS)
Summary 575 334 58.0