This document summarizes the accessibility and usability barriers of the SOAR Reservation app identified during testing, as well as how to get help with registering for SOAR.
The SOAR Reservation app is the online SOAR registration experience that allows freshmen and transfer students to reserve their SOAR event appointments. This document summarizes the accessibility and usability barriers of the SOAR Reservation App identified during testing, as well as how to get help registering for SOAR.
If you are experiencing accessibility or usability barriers at any point while using the SOAR Reservation App and need to report a barrier or get assistance completing this step, call 608-262-4707 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. An agent will be in contact with you to gather your information and help you finish registering for SOAR.
The following information is provided to help people with disabilities know what potential barriers may exist with the SOAR Reservation app.
Some app pages are missing heading levels that screen reader users use to navigate page content.
The “select session” function within the app is not keyboard accessible making it difficult for people who need to navigate via keyboard to complete session selection.
The keyboard focus styling in the app makes it difficult for people who are blind or low vision and navigating via keyboard to clearly see where they have navigated to.
The app does not reflow the page elements appropriately to allow readability between 175%-400% magnification.