Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting (UARC) is a leader in determining how interaction can be most effective for users of computer software, websites and devices.

UARC conducts research, testing, training and consulting in accessibility compliance, usability evaluation, and user-centered design, participating in usability and accessibility communities of practice around the world. It serves industry, academic, and government clients, as well as MSU faculty, students, and organizations. UARC staff develop grant proposals and conduct studies on interface design, development and implementation, and introduce innovations in theory, research methodology, and technology. Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting is a department of the MSU Office of University Outreach and Engagement (UOE).

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    Our staff combines decades of experience to bring practical, research-based expertise to your usability and accessibility issues.
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    Our Clients & Partners
    UARC has a wide range of industry, government, and academic clients, in addition to consulting, research, and event partners.
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    UARC's practice is built on the principles of User-Centered Design (UCD), where the user's point of view is critical to every stage of the development process.
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    UARC Press Releases
    Read about past, present and future UARC events, along with occasional publications.
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