Accessibility and Inclusivity

Providing an accessible and inclusive experience is a cornerstone of UB's intended educational experience. Additionally, as one of the nation’s leading public research universities, the University at Buffalo is committed to achieving inclusive excellence by leveraging our research expertise, expansive curriculum, and campus diversity.

Universal Web Accessibility

Audio and Video

Through captioning and audio descriptions, online materials can be made accessible to everyone. Attention to achieving the University's vision of accessibility and inclusivity.


Make electronic documents accessible with the use of assistive technology. In addition, view Blackboard Ally which helps instructors enhance the usability and accessibility of course materials in UB Learns.

Classroom and online instruction

Designing courses with accessibility in mind is critical to ensuring that everyone can participate and learn.

Training and support

Connect with Accessibility Training with with Deque Systems or UB's Center for Assistive Technology

Inclusive Excellence

Strategic diversity and inclusion plan

Programs and events