UMass Lowell will resume on-campus instruction, research and campus life for Fall 2020. View the plan for more info.
Many documents and other PDF files posted to the website are unnecessary or duplicate information. If that information is included as text on a web page, search engines will find it more easily, the content is more readable on mobile devices and web visitors can save any page on the UMass Lowell website as a PDF by simply printing the page and choosing PDF as the destination (rather than a physical printer).
Given the time involved in making documents accessible, Web Services has established the following guidelines:
If for usability or legality purposes a document must be posted to the website and it has not been created accessibly, the Web Services team can help remediate the issue.