Notice of Settlement with MIT

The National Association of the Deaf (NAD) announced on February 18, 2020 a landmark settlement with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) that institutes a series of new guidelines to make the university’s website and online resources accessible for people who are deaf and hard of hearing. The settlement follows a similar agreement with Harvard University in November 2019, which together represent the most comprehensive set of online accessibility requirements in higher education and provide a new model for ensuring worldwide online and digital accessibility in academia and business for people who are deaf and hard of hearing. View the Notice online and share your comments to the court directly, information on how is provided on the Notice page.