Accessibility Statement

Accessibility Statement

This accessibility statement is made for the University of Eastern Finland’s website The statement has been created on 26.03.2022. The website was published on 04.11.2020. The latest major website update was on 26.03.2022. Accessibility has been checked on 24.03.2023, minor adjustments were made to the website.

We have assessed the accessibility of our website ourselves.

University of Eastern Finland’s websites, mobile applications, and the content related to them must be accessible. Accessibility in the digital environment means that as many different types of people as possible can utilize the web services regardless of user, situation, or technology differences. The accessibility requirements are based on the law on providing digital service as well as the EU Web Accessibility Directive.

The State of the Accessibility of the Website

The website fulfils all A- and AA-level accessibility requirements.

Accessibility Feedback

Did you notice deficiencies in the accessibility of our digital service? Inform us about it and we will do our best to rectify the issues. We will answer your feedback within two weeks. Provide us feedback through our contact form on the Contact Us page.

Supervisory Authority

If you find issues in the website’s accessibility, contact us, the maintainers of the website, first. It may take up to 14 days to receive the answer. If you are unhappy about our answer or you don’t receive an answer at all within two weeks, you can contact the Southern Finland Regional State Administrative Agency (website available in Finnish and Swedish only, see contact information below). On their website you will be given precise instructions on how to leave your appeal and how the matter will be handled.

Contact Information for the Southern Finland Regional State Administrative Agency

Etelä-Suomen aluehallintovirasto
Saavutettavuuden valvonnan yksikkö (website available in Finnish and Swedish only)
Phone number: 0295 016 000