Requirements

The Web team is committed to helping produce websites that meet legal requirements and policies of the university. Included below are links to the sources of relevant requirements. If you are aware of any additional requirements please bring them to our attention.

We must adhere to the legal statutes and policies outlined in the university’s Web Accessibility Policy and Web Privacy Policy that includes the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Please use the student talent release document (PDF 54 KB). You may need to install Acrobat Reader to access this document.

We provide some technical instruction to help content writers meet the American’s with Disabilities Web accessibility requirements.

Copyright materials, trademarks and other intellectual property may not be used without permission. Be aware of university trademarks and licensing. For a quick tutorial visit the sample of what not to do with university trademarks.

External services are hosted by third party vendors and store your content on servers outside of university control. Read the Information Security Office’s Cloud Services guide on the risks of data mining, advertising, security, privacy and reliability before utilizing these services.

Adhere to the style guides for your department, the College of Fine Arts Visual Style Guide, and the university Brand Guide that includes the Writer’s Style Guide.

Learn More

We recommend taking The Copyright Crash Course, visiting the university’s Compliance Services References and Resources list, and Chief Information Officer’s IT Policies, Standards, and Guidelines. Before using any online services provided outside of the university read the Information Security Office’s Cloud Services wiki.

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Achievements & Updates

The COFA Web team's announcements, tips for a successful website and analysis reports of trends and visitor data.

Contact Us

The COFA Web team can be reached by emailing us at cofawebmaster@austin.utexas.edu


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