Contact Information

Office of Disability Services
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920-3099
217-581-6583
Web site
E-mail

Web site Accessibility @ EIU

The EIU Web site was redesigned in 2008 and complies with the Illinois Information Technology Accessibility Act. The site has been designed to be web standard compliant which includes:

  • Valid HTML/CSS code
  • Correct use of heading to identify sections
  • Use of lists to identify series of related items
  • Use of relative sizes for fonts
  • Alternative text for all images
  • More accessible forms with labels, legends and fieldsets

Access Keys: Using our site without a mouse

The following shortcut keys will take you to commonly used pages from our homepage (and many other pages!):

AccessKey Navigates to
ZA-Z
AAcademics
0Accessibility
DAdmissions
IAlumni
TAthletics
BBooth
CCalendar
UContact Us
SCurrent Students
EEmergency Information
FFaculty & Staff
XFuture Students
GGive to EIU
HHome
LLogin to EIU
NNews & Events
PPAWS
WWebCT

How to use Access Keys in your browser

Access keys are operating and browser specific. Here is how to use access keys in a few popular browsers.

Operating System Browser Key Combination
WindowsFirefox 2+SHIFT + ALT + AccessKey
WindowsInternet Explorer 4+ALT + AccessKey + ENTER
WindowsOpera 7SHIFT + ESC, followed by AccessKey
Mac OS XFirefox 2+CONTROL + AccessKey
Mac OS XOpera 7+SHIFT + ESC, followed by AccessKey
Mac OS XSafariCONTROL + AccessKey