Logo of several interlocking gears with symbols for tech companies like Google, Facebook, Apple, wheelchair, Closed Caption, etc. The words "Cal Poly celebrates Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) adorn the top of the image, while the motto "Make accessibility a forethought...not an afterthought" adorn the bottom.

Coming Soon! Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) 2018 is May 17th

Stay tuned to this page for details on Cal Poly’s plans for celebrating GAAD this year.

You can also receive the latest updates on our GAAD events and activities by joining our mailing list at the following link: Sign me up for GAAD updates

To learn about past GAAD celebrations at Cal Poly, please visit Prior Accessibility Events

President Armstrong's Message about Accessibility

Cal Poly President Jeffrey D. Armstrong recorded this short video message for Cal Poly's first-ever celebration of Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), which was held on Thursday, May 19th, 2016. The video includes English subtitles:

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