Canada Education A11Y & HTML Conformance Global Report

How are Canadian universities getting ready to comply with the Accessible Canada Act?

This report reflects the current status of the major Canada universities, based on the number of access barriers found on their sites using the latest versions of the axe-core accessibility engine and the W3C Validator on these pages.

Each university site was automatically checked by Rocket Validator, including up to 100 web pages. List is in alphabetical order, but you can sort by the number of average accessibility and HTML issues found by clicking on each column.

Name A11Y issues / page HTML issues / page
Screenshot of https://uwaterloo.ca/ University of Waterloo
100 pages / 328 A11Y issues / 482 HTML issues
3.28 4.82
Screenshot of https://www.ubc.ca/ University of British Columbia
54 pages / 184 A11Y issues / 301 HTML issues
3.41 5.57
Screenshot of https://www.uvic.ca/ University of Victoria
100 pages / 404 A11Y issues / 851 HTML issues
4.04 8.51
Screenshot of https://www.ucalgary.ca/ University of Calgary
100 pages / 561 A11Y issues / 1,125 HTML issues
5.61 11.25
Screenshot of https://www.uoguelph.ca/ University of Guelph
100 pages / 365 A11Y issues / 1,427 HTML issues
3.65 14.27
Screenshot of https://www.sfu.ca/ Simon Fraser University
100 pages / 651 A11Y issues / 2,101 HTML issues
6.51 21.01
Screenshot of https://www.umontreal.ca/en/ Université de Montréal
64 pages / 421 A11Y issues / 1,581 HTML issues
6.58 24.70
Screenshot of https://www.uottawa.ca/en University of Ottawa
89 pages / 200 A11Y issues / 2,039 HTML issues
2.25 22.91
Screenshot of https://www.ulaval.ca/en/ Université Laval
98 pages / 282 A11Y issues / 2,494 HTML issues
2.88 25.45
Screenshot of https://www.mun.ca/ Memorial University
100 pages / 599 A11Y issues / 2,022 HTML issues
5.99 20.22
Screenshot of https://www.queensu.ca/ Queen's University
100 pages / 495 A11Y issues / 3,228 HTML issues
4.95 32.28
Screenshot of http://www.uquebec.ca/reseau/fr Université du Québec
63 pages / 417 A11Y issues / 1,644 HTML issues
6.62 26.10
Screenshot of https://www.mcgill.ca/ McGill University
100 pages / 696 A11Y issues / 2,829 HTML issues
6.96 28.29
Screenshot of https://www.unbc.ca/ University of Northern British Columbia
100 pages / 431 A11Y issues / 2,968 HTML issues
4.31 29.68
Screenshot of https://www.uwindsor.ca/ University of Windsor
100 pages / 448 A11Y issues / 3,134 HTML issues
4.48 31.34
Screenshot of https://www.uwo.ca/ Western University
93 pages / 419 A11Y issues / 3,518 HTML issues
4.51 37.83
Screenshot of https://www.ryerson.ca/ Ryerson University
100 pages / 399 A11Y issues / 3,212 HTML issues
3.99 32.12
Screenshot of https://www.mcmaster.ca/ McMaster University
46 pages / 307 A11Y issues / 1,555 HTML issues
6.67 33.80
Screenshot of https://www.utoronto.ca/ University of Toronto
83 pages / 599 A11Y issues / 2,666 HTML issues
7.22 32.12
Screenshot of http://umanitoba.ca/ University of Manitoba
100 pages / 630 A11Y issues / 4,097 HTML issues
6.30 40.97
Screenshot of https://www.uregina.ca/ University of Regina
100 pages / 534 A11Y issues / 3,610 HTML issues
5.34 36.10
Screenshot of https://www.usask.ca/ University of Saskatchewan
66 pages / 404 A11Y issues / 2,493 HTML issues
6.12 37.77
Screenshot of https://www.dal.ca/ Dalhousie University
100 pages / 963 A11Y issues / 3,956 HTML issues
9.63 39.56
Screenshot of https://www.usherbrooke.ca/ Université de Sherbrooke
91 pages / 711 A11Y issues / 4,422 HTML issues
7.81 48.59
Screenshot of https://carleton.ca/ Carleton University
100 pages / 616 A11Y issues / 4,950 HTML issues
6.16 49.50
Screenshot of https://www.uleth.ca/welcome-university-lethbridge University of Lethbridge
100 pages / 1,012 A11Y issues / 4,617 HTML issues
10.12 46.17
Screenshot of https://www.lakeheadu.ca/ Lakehead University
100 pages / 467 A11Y issues / 6,865 HTML issues
4.67 68.65
Screenshot of https://www.ualberta.ca/index.html University of Alberta
100 pages / 1,056 A11Y issues / 7,001 HTML issues
10.56 70.01
Screenshot of https://www.concordia.ca/ Concordia University
100 pages / 927 A11Y issues / 9,913 HTML issues
9.27 99.13
Screenshot of https://futurestudents.yorku.ca/ York University
100 pages / 611 A11Y issues / 12,067 HTML issues
6.11 120.67
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