Columbia University

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

Columbia University Web Accessibility Summary Information
Website Summary
Score
Titling Sub Headings Forms Data Tables Images Layout Tables
Columbia University(Admis) 65.7 95.6 89.8 4.3 0.0 13.0 100.0
Columbia University(Home) 35.4 26.7 30.2 28.1 na 38.8 60.4

Details for Columbia University(Admis) Website

URL: http://www.studentaffairs.columbia.edu/admissions/

Date: 2010-05-27

Columbia 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 69 69 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 69 69 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 69 68 98.5 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 69 68 98.5 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 69 64 92.7 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 69 68 98.5 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 69 65 94.2 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 138 132 95.6
Sub Headings
Nesting* 69 62 89.8 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 69 68 98.5 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 69 66 95.6 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 69 62 89.8
Forms
Labels* 69 3 4.3 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 66 0 0.0 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 69 3 4.3
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 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* 1 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 4 0 0.0
Images
Alt Text* 69 9 13.0 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 69 3 4.3 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 69 69 100.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 69 9 13.0
Layout Tables
Nesting* 69 69 100.0 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 69 69 100.0
All Rules for Columbia University(Admis)
Summary 418 275 65.7

Details for Columbia University(Home) Website

URL: http://www.studentaffairs.columbia.edu/admissions/college

Date: 2010-05-27

Columbia 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 8 8 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 8 8 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 8 8 100.0 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 8 8 100.0 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 8 7 87.5 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 8 8 100.0 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 8 8 100.0 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 86 23 26.7
Sub Headings
Nesting* 8 7 87.5 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 8 8 100.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 8 8 100.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 43 13 30.2
Forms
Labels* 8 1 12.5 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 7 0 0.0 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 32 9 28.1
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* 8 0 0.0 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 8 1 12.5 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 8 8 100.0 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 36 14 38.8
Layout Tables
Nesting* 8 8 100.0 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 43 26 60.4
All Rules for Columbia University(Home)
Summary 240 85 35.4