Accessibility information

We want as many people as possible to be able to use our website. Here you can find information on how to adapt devices to suit your requirements, and how to get extra help if you need it.

Accessibility support for students

If you’re already a student here, you can get help with many different types of disabilities and health conditions and technology support including equipment, training and software to help you use computers and other devices.

Contact Student Hub or phone 0131 455 2929 to set up an appointment with an advisor.

Enable accessibility settings on your device

Most modern computers, phones and tablets have settings that can make it easier to use your device.

Windows PCs

Make the text larger

You may find it easier to use our website if you make the text larger or smaller. You can resize the text on the site in any browser.

To do this:

Hold ctrl and press the + button to make the text larger or - button to make it smaller. Hold ctrl and press 0 to reset the text to its original size.

Make your Windows PC read website text out loud

Modern Windows PCs come with a screen reader, which can read text out loud.

Learn how to make your Windows PC speak text

If the above steps don’t work, you may have an older version of Windows. If this is the case, you can use one of the below applications instead.

Paid applications
Free applications

Change the text and background colour

Macs using OSX

Make the text larger

You may find it easier to use our website if you make the text larger or smaller. You can resize the text on the site in any browser.

Hold the button and press the + button to make the text larger or button to make it smaller. Hold and press 0 to reset the text to its original size.

Other fixes

iPhone

Find out more about accessibility settings on your iPhone.

iPad

Find out more about accessibility settings on your iPad.

Android phones and tablets

Find out more about accessibility settings on your Android phone or tablet.

Not all Android phones or tablets work the same way. If you can’t make these instructions work, find instructions from the manufacturer of your Android phone or tablet.

Windows phone

Technical information

We have designed our site to conform to level AA of the W3 Organisation's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.

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Use this form to get in touch with the web team if you have trouble using our website - this will help us to make improvements.


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