The University of Vaasa website uwasa.fi is obligated to comply with the Finnish Act on the Provision of Digital Services which is based on the EU Web Accessibility Directive. According to the law, all users must have equal opportunities to use digital services.
We want to improve the accessibility and understandability of the University of Vaasa web pages so that we can provide the best possible experience and equal opportunities for all who use our services. We will continue the develop our website and content management system throughout 2021, which is essential to the accessibility of our web pages. We use accessibility evaluation applications and internal evaluations as well as external assessments to identify accessibility issues on the web pages.
Reported accessibility issues
- contrasts and colours
- text alternatives
- keyboard and screen reader navigation
- usability of attached files
We are continuously working on improving accessibility and correcting these issues. If you have any questions or improvement proposals regarding the uwasa.fi website or its accessibility, please contact us by email email@example.com.
Reporting accessibility issues and requesting information on non-accessible content
If you notice any issues with accessibility, please contact us first by email firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also request the currently non-accessible content to be delivered in an alternative, accessible format. We are required to respond to your feedback within 14 days. In case you are not satisfied with the response or in case you do not receive a response within two weeks, you can report the matter to the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland. Please see their website for further information about how to report and how the matter will be processed.
Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland
Saavutettavuuden valvonnan yksikkö
telephone 0295 016 000
This statement was last updated on 30.9.2021.