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://www.ubc.ca/ University of British Columbia
53 pages / 178 A11Y issues / 296 HTML issues
3.36 5.58
Screenshot of https://uwaterloo.ca/ University of Waterloo
100 pages / 336 A11Y issues / 603 HTML issues
3.36 6.03
Screenshot of https://www.uvic.ca/ University of Victoria
100 pages / 401 A11Y issues / 839 HTML issues
4.01 8.39
Screenshot of https://www.uoguelph.ca/ University of Guelph
100 pages / 363 A11Y issues / 1,394 HTML issues
3.63 13.94
Screenshot of https://www.ucalgary.ca/ University of Calgary
100 pages / 562 A11Y issues / 1,274 HTML issues
5.62 12.74
Screenshot of https://www.sfu.ca/ Simon Fraser University
100 pages / 642 A11Y issues / 2,038 HTML issues
6.42 20.38
Screenshot of https://www.umontreal.ca/en/ Université de Montréal
63 pages / 406 A11Y issues / 1,545 HTML issues
6.44 24.52
Screenshot of https://www.uottawa.ca/en University of Ottawa
88 pages / 208 A11Y issues / 2,133 HTML issues
2.36 24.24
Screenshot of https://www.mun.ca/ Memorial University
100 pages / 558 A11Y issues / 2,072 HTML issues
5.58 20.72
Screenshot of https://www.usherbrooke.ca/ Université de Sherbrooke
100 pages / 685 A11Y issues / 2,833 HTML issues
6.85 28.33
Screenshot of http://www.uquebec.ca/reseau/fr Université du Québec
62 pages / 409 A11Y issues / 1,606 HTML issues
6.60 25.90
Screenshot of https://www.ulaval.ca/en/ Université Laval
96 pages / 291 A11Y issues / 2,851 HTML issues
3.03 29.70
Screenshot of https://www.queensu.ca/ Queen's University
100 pages / 499 A11Y issues / 3,361 HTML issues
4.99 33.61
Screenshot of https://www.unbc.ca/ University of Northern British Columbia
100 pages / 456 A11Y issues / 2,806 HTML issues
4.56 28.06
Screenshot of https://www.uwindsor.ca/ University of Windsor
100 pages / 441 A11Y issues / 3,072 HTML issues
4.41 30.72
Screenshot of https://www.uwo.ca/ Western University
96 pages / 436 A11Y issues / 3,674 HTML issues
4.54 38.27
Screenshot of http://umanitoba.ca/ University of Manitoba
100 pages / 653 A11Y issues / 3,575 HTML issues
6.53 35.75
Screenshot of https://www.utoronto.ca/ University of Toronto
79 pages / 556 A11Y issues / 2,420 HTML issues
7.04 30.63
Screenshot of https://www.mcmaster.ca/ McMaster University
46 pages / 309 A11Y issues / 1,557 HTML issues
6.72 33.85
Screenshot of https://www.ryerson.ca/ Ryerson University
100 pages / 411 A11Y issues / 3,429 HTML issues
4.11 34.29
Screenshot of https://www.mcgill.ca/ McGill University
98 pages / 709 A11Y issues / 3,820 HTML issues
7.23 38.98
Screenshot of https://www.uregina.ca/ University of Regina
100 pages / 481 A11Y issues / 3,622 HTML issues
4.81 36.22
Screenshot of https://www.dal.ca/ Dalhousie University
100 pages / 961 A11Y issues / 3,756 HTML issues
9.61 37.56
Screenshot of https://carleton.ca/ Carleton University
100 pages / 619 A11Y issues / 4,924 HTML issues
6.19 49.24
Screenshot of https://www.uleth.ca/welcome-university-lethbridge University of Lethbridge
100 pages / 1,020 A11Y issues / 4,609 HTML issues
10.20 46.09
Screenshot of https://www.lakeheadu.ca/ Lakehead University
100 pages / 474 A11Y issues / 6,776 HTML issues
4.74 67.76
Screenshot of https://www.ualberta.ca/index.html University of Alberta
85 pages / 832 A11Y issues / 5,182 HTML issues
9.79 60.96
Screenshot of https://www.concordia.ca/ Concordia University
100 pages / 999 A11Y issues / 9,711 HTML issues
9.99 97.11
Screenshot of https://www.usask.ca/ University of Saskatchewan
100 pages / 498 A11Y issues / 11,146 HTML issues
4.98 111.46
Screenshot of https://futurestudents.yorku.ca/ York University
100 pages / 619 A11Y issues / 11,718 HTML issues
6.19 117.18
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