Accessibility Statement

Whatcom Community College is committed to making its website usable by all people by meeting or exceeding the requirements of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Level AA (WCAG 2.0 AA). Please be aware that our efforts are ongoing as we incorporate the relevant improvements to meet WCAG 2.0 AA guidelines over time. If you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of this site or need assistance in using the processes within this site, please contact us at webmaster@whatcom.edu. If you do encounter an accessibility issue, please be sure to specify the web page and we will make all reasonable efforts to make that page accessible.

The Accessible Technology procedure of Whatcom Community College is to ensure that information technology (IT) and electronic content provide comparable functionality, experience, and information access to students, employees, and community members with disabilities, including those who use assistive technology.

The procedure applies to the procurement, development, and implementation of instructional, administrative, and or communications technologies/content deployed by Whatcom by individuals or groups responsible for electronic content publishing/management. Further, the procedure applies to both current and emerging technologies (hardware and software) in use or being evaluated for purchase or adoption by the College. 

This procedure encompasses, but is not limited to College website, learning management tools, student information systems, human resources technology, training materials, instructional materials, and assessment tools.