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Improve Your Products!

Increase user engagement and satisfaction.

Make your products accessible to everyone.

Add UX expertise to your research team.

Ensuring that your products are easy to use and accessible is critical in the digital world. From desktop to mobile, from websites to applications, UARC can help you improve your product’s usability and accessibility!

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To create successful websites, web applications, and other software products, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting (UARC) offers the services described below to ensure that your products are working well for your intended users.

For more information, please contact us at uarc@msu.edu, (517) 353-8977 or fill out a Request Form.

Usability Services

Investing in the ease of use of your website or software increases user engagement and satisfaction, and saves you money.

Usability Testing

Discover what happens when real users interact with your product, and get expert analysis and recommendations for enhancement

  • One-on-one sessions
  • Desktop or mobile platforms
  • On-site or remote testing
  • Can include persons with disabilities

Expert Reviews

Have experts evaluate your product against key design principles and make recommendations for improvements

User Focus Groups

Learn about your users, their goals, and what they think about your design concepts

Competitive UI Reviews

In-depth analysis of industry and competitors to inform website user interface design and content

Online Surveys

Gather rapid feedback from users

Hourly Consulting

Strategy, policy, and technical assistance

For more information, please contact us at uarc@msu.edu, (517) 353-8977 or fill out a request form.

Accessibility Services

Ensure that people with disabilities can use your products and services (ADA compliance).

Accessibility Evaluations

Detailed inspection of your website or application against international standards, including manual review and recommendations for repair

  • WCAG 2.0 AA and/or Section 508 (VPAT)
  • Desktop or mobile

High-Level Accessibility Evaluations

Brief, non-comprehensive manual check for critical accessibility failures on a website or application

  • Can be integrated into procurement processes to assess products and services being considered for purchase

Accessibility Testing

Ensure that your product is usable for persons with disabilities through one-on-one usability tests

Hourly Consulting

Strategy, policy, and technical assistance

For more information, please contact us at uarc@msu.edu, (517) 353-8977 or fill out a request form.