The University of Pittsburgh has partnered with SensusAccess to offer a file converter tool that makes inaccessible documents (such as Word or PDF files) into more accessible media (such as searchable PDFs, audio MP3 files, Braille, or e-text). SensusAccess is available to all Pitt faculty, staff, students, and alumni that . . . Read more
The University is committed to creating courses that are as accessible as possible to all students. Our goal is for students with disabilities to be able to perceive, understand, navigate, interact, and contribute to their online courses. Courses should be designed to be usable by all students, to the greatest extent possible, without the need for extra accommodations. Students enrolled in online courses are not required to disclose their disabilities, unless they are requesting accommodations or necessary modifications to access course materials and complete course requirements.