Availability declaration

Declaration of accessibility

The University of Warsaw undertakes to ensure that its website is accessible in accordance with the provisions of the Act of April 4, 2019. on the digital accessibility of public entities» websites and mobile applications. The accessibility statement applies to the website http://stonemasters.uw.edu.pl/

  • Website publication date: 2023-02-11.
  • Date of last major update: 2023-02-12.

Compliance status with the Digital Accessibility Act

The website is partially compliant with the Act of April 4, 2019. on the digital accessibility of public entities» websites and mobile applications due to incompatibilities or exemptions listed below.

  1. Anchors (links within the website)
    • The website does not have links enabling direct access to the content of the pages.
  2. Links
    • The website has contextual links, the content of which does not clearly inform about the purpose.
    • The website has repeated links.
  3. Other page controls
    • In the "shortcuts" area, the website has links that are erroneously signaled by the screen reader as expanding.
    • Information about cookies is in English.
    • The drop-down items of the main menu are not accessible via the keyboard.
  4. Site search
    • The search field does not have a label or has been linked incorrectly.
  5. Availability of materials posted on the site
    • The website may contain links to documents that are not available.
  6. Site map, understandability of the site structure, ease of finding information
    • The website does not have a site map.
  7. Alternative descriptions for graphics
    • The website has graphic links that do not have alternative descriptions.
    • The website contains illustrations without alternative captions or they are insufficient.
  8. Keyboard focus visibility
    • The website hides the visibility of keyboard focus in most focus-taking elements.
  9. Highlighting links and other relevant page elements o-The website has links highlighted only in color.
  10. HTML/CSS validation
    • There are problems with HTML validation on the website.

The statement was made on: 2023-02-11.

The declaration was drawn up on the basis of a self-assessment carried out by the public body: Office for the Protection of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, University of Warsaw.

Keyboard shortcuts

No special keyboard shortcuts are used on the site http://stonemasters.uw.edu.pl/ Feedback and contact details

The contact person for matters relating to the accessibility of this website is Maciej Krawczyk. In case of problems with the availability of the website, please contact: e mail: maciej.krawczyk@uw.edu.pl. Requests for non-accessible information and requests for accessibility can be made through the same channels.

Application and complaints procedure

Anyone has the right to request the digital accessibility of a website, a mobile application or any element thereof. It is also possible to request that information be made available through an alternative means of access, for example by reading out a digitally inaccessible document, describing the content of a film without an audio description, etc.

The request shall include the details of the person making the request, an indication of which website or mobile application is involved and the means of contact. If the person requesting the information wishes to obtain it by means of an alternative means of access, they should also specify a convenient means of providing that information.

The public entity should comply with the request immediately, but no later than 7 days after the request. If it is not possible to comply with that time limit, the public body shall inform the requesting party as soon as it is possible to comply with the request, which shall not be more than 2 months from the date of the request. If digital accessibility is not possible, the public body may propose an alternative means of accessing the information. Where a public body refuses to comply with a request for accessibility or an alternative means of accessing information, the requester may lodge a complaint about the accessibility of a digital website, mobile application or element of a website or mobile application. After used the above procedure, an application may also be submitted to The Ombudsman.

Architectural accessibility

A complete list of UW-owned buildings can be found on the UW Accessibility Statement page.

Right of access with an assistance dog

No restrictions on entry with an assistance dog.

PJM interpreter

If you need the assistance of a PJM interpreter, you should apply to the Office for Persons with Disabilities at least 3 days in advance. Contact to BON: /22/ 55 24 22, bon@uw.edu.pl, www.bon.uw.edu.pl.