Universal Design Workshop at Joliet Junior College

Campus Information Technologies and Educational Services (CITES) and Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES)

University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign

Universal Design Workshop at Joliet Junior College

On-line Registration Form for Workshop

(Registration Fee $40)

(Fee includes a cafeteria voucher for lunch)

Designing Universally Accessible Web Resources workshop will provide experiences in:

This workshop will help disability service professionals, administrators and web developers understand the need for accessible design of web resources and how changes to web development practices and testing can create web resources that are not only more usable by people with disabilities, but are more usable to everyone. Each participant will receive a CD-ROM of software and web resources on web accessibility, including the full workshop presentation.

Location and Time


Starts at 9:30am

Part 1: Alternative Views of the Web


Part 2: Design Guidelines and Planning

Lunch Break (12:00pm-12:45pm)

Part 3: Functional Evaluation Tools


Part 4: Examples of Redesigning for Accessibility

Evaluation Form

ends at 2:30pm



Dr. Jon Gunderson is the Director of Information Technology Accessibility for people with disabilities at UIUC in the Division of Disability Resources and Education Services (DRES) and Campus Information Technologies and Education Services (CITES). He has been working in the area of web accessibility for over 10 years and is the past chair of the W3C Web Accessibility Initiative User Agent Accessibility Guidelines working group. He has given numerous presentations and has taught several courses on designing universally accessible web resources.

Find out more about web accessibility at the iCITA website