Accessibility at Palomar College

Website Accessibility

Palomar College is committed to providing a website that is accessible to individuals of all abilities. By employing universal design, we strive to develop our websites in compliance with California Government Code 7405 that specifies conformance with the standards set forth in Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. The college has adopted WCAG 2.1 Level AA standards from the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI). These standards are currently being incorporated into our web pages.

For a simple and straightforward checklist for website accessibility, see the Accessibility Quick Start.

Palomar College has a detailed Web Accessibility Complaint and Resolution Process. If you notice an issue on any page of Palomar College’s websites, please report the issue here.

Canvas Accessibility

Enrolled students who need accommodations should contact the Disability Resource Center (DRC). Faculty, please see our Canvas Course Accessibility Checklist.

Attending Events

Palomar Community College District invites individuals with disabilities who may need accommodations and who plan on attending college events to contact the Disability Resource Center (DRC) at (760) 744-1150, Extension 2375 or email drc@vikingdistrict.com regarding any special accommodation needs.

The Accessibility Standards

Make it Accessible