Accessibility



Université Paris Dauphine – PSL is committed to making its internet, intranet, extranet and mobile applications accessible, in accordance with Article 47 of Law No. 2005-102 of February 11, 2005. 
This accessibility statement applies to the dauphine.psl.eu site. It was produced on October 7, 2021 based on the content available at that date

Compliance Status

The dauphine.psl.eu site is partially compliant with the general accessibility improvement guidelines (RGAA), version 4, due to the non-compliance issues and exemptions listed below. 

Test Results

The compliance audit conducted by Access First on a sample of 15 pages revealed:

  • 61.76% of RGAA version 4.1 criteria are met 
  • The average compliance rate of the online service is 91.2%. This is the average of the compliance rating for each of the pages in the sample.

This percentage reflects:

  • 61 non-compliant criteria
  • 613 compliant criteria
  • 916 irrelevant criteria

Technologies used in the web site

  • HTML5
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

User agents, tools and assistive technologies used to verify content accessibility 

The content restitution checks were carried out with the following configurations: 

  • Mozilla Firefox 92 and subsequent versions
  • Mozilla Firefox 94 and subsequent versions
  • Safari 15.0 and VoiceOver (OS 11.6)
  • Mozilla Firefox 92 and Jaws 2020

The following code verification tools were used to verify compliance with the RGAA tests 

  • ANDI (Accessible Name and Description Inspector)
  • Color Contrast Analyzer
  • Extension Web Developer
  • Developer tools integrated into Firefox and Chrome browsers 
  • W3C HTML Validator

Web pages that used for compliance verification 

  1. Home page
  2. Legal Notices page
  3. Site Map page
  4. Contact page
  5. Search results page using the search term “university”
  6. News page
  7. News template
  8. Carrefour page template
  9. Rubric page template
  10. Dauphine Digital Training page
  11. Become a Partner page
  12. Program search page
  13. Training - Description template
  14. Editorial content template
  15. Frequently Asked Questions page

Non-Accessible Content

Non-Compliant

The content listed below is not accessible for the following reasons: 

  • The images are not all understandable or they are not correctly ignored by assistive technologies when they are decorative 
  • The newsletter subscription frame is not clearly identifiable by a screen reader 
  • Search terms in the search results section and the active filters of the search page are only identifiable by color 
  • Video content has no available transcription
  • Textual content next to videos does not clearly identify each medium 
  • Some links are not explicitly marked or are poorly parsed by assistive technologies
  • The breadcrumb display script must be corrected so that it is compatible with assistive technologies and keyboard navigation 
  • Status messages shown when searching for a course are not correctly rendered 
  • Page source code is not always valid and could pose output issues
  • Page titles are not shown on filtered search results pages or form error messages 
  • Certain English words appearing on the French version of the site are not correctly tagged
  • Formatting markup is used to display content
  • Certain element lists are not correctly formatted
  • Links to delete active search filters are not visible when styles are disabled 
  • Element background and font color declarations are not used correctly 
  • Keyboard navigation is not always evident
  • Elements of the main menu are accessible via keyboard navigation and are reproduced by a screen reader even when the menu is not open 
  • Certain form fields are not correctly labeled
  • The submit button for search at the top of the does not have an accessible name and is not identifiable.

We are analyzing these anomalies in order to correct and resolve them. 

Content Not Subject to the Accessibility Requirement

The following items are not subject to the accessibility requirement because they are provided by third parties not controlled by Université Paris Dauphine – PSL:

  • YouTube player
  • Newsletter signup form (MailJet)
  • "TarteAuCitron” cookie management

Feedback and Contact

If you are unable to access any content or service, you have the right to request that the website manager direct you to an accessible alternative or provide the content in another form. 

Please contact Université Paris Dauphine-PSL

Recourse Options

Use this process if the following is true: you have reported an accessibility issue that prevents you from accessing content or a service to the website manager and have not received a satisfactory response.

  • Write to the Defender of Rights
  • Contact your regional Defender of Rights representative
  • Write a letter (free, no stamp required) to Défenseur des droits, Libre réponse 71120, 75342 Paris CEDEX 07