Welcome, this is an accessibility statement from the Arcada University of Applied Sciences

This accessibility statement applies to the service www.arcada.fi and has been prepared / updated on 01.09.2021. The service is covered by the law on the provision of digital services and its requirement that public websites must be accessible.

Availability status of the digital service

Partially meets the accessibility requirements

3. The website does not yet meet all the requirements.

2. Disproportionate burden

The site largely meets the requirements External link.

General shortcomings identified by Arcada UAS

  • Text size and contrast.
  • The use of imagery and flowcharts on the page does not meet the requirements. Descriptions are missing.
  • PDF files and other documents available on the website have not been checked. A large part does not meet the requirements.
  • The language does not consistently meet the requirements.

Arcada is renewing the entire website and a new website will be launched during the first quarter of 2021. In connection with the launch of the new website, it will undergo an external audit to comply with the Accessibility Act.

The supervisory authority

Contact us if you want to point out shortcomings in the accessibility of our website. It may take up to 14 days for you to receive a reply. If you are not satisfied with the answer you have received or do not receive an answer at all within two weeks, you can submit a report of lack of availability to the Regional State Administrative Agency in Southern Finland External link. The Regional State Administrative Agency's website describes how you can submit a report and how the case is handled.