Compliance Sheriff - Compliance Deputy

You can access Compliance Sheriff Version 5.1 by logging in to the Compliance Sheriff hosted server:

For more information and comprehensive user guide please visit the following documents.

Compliance Sheriff V5.1 User Guide (PDF) PDF icon

Compliance Sheriff V5.1.1 Technical Notes (PDF) PDF icon


Compliance Deputy V5.1 User Guide and Installation

Compliance Deputy V5.1 Quick Guide (PDF) PDF icon

Compliance Deputy V5.1 Installation and User Guide (PDF) PDF icon

This installation requires administrative privileges on your computer to complete.

Internet Explorer: Compliance Deputy Installer for Internet Explorer

  • This installation requires administrator account on your computer.
  • After downloading the zip file from the link above, simply open the zip file, run the "ComplianceDeputySetup.msi" file and follow the installation wizard. 


  • For all Chrome clients, this is installed through the Chrome Web Store.
  • Go to the Chrome Web Store and search for "Compliance Deputy" and then select "Add to Chrome" button to install.


  • Compliance Deputy currently is not working with Safari browser. The vendor is working to resolve the issue in Safari now.

Compliance Deputy Configuration file

  • After installing the Deputy toolbar, extract the "ComplianceDeputy.config" file from the "Compliance Deputy Configuration file" zip file and load in your browser toolbar, using the "Load Configuration" menu provided in the Deputy toolbar.


Notification - Compliance Sheriff Report  

New series of Compliance Sheriff scans are scheduled to run on a quarterly basis during the year on the second Saturday of July, October, January and April. You will be notified when the scans are completed and the reports become available for your review.

        Latest scans completed: Monday, July 10, 2017

        Checkpoints included: CSU ATI Accessibility Requirements

The new scan results have the following naming conversion:

Example: College of Education – ATI Requirements 

If you have any question please contact UDC at universaldesigncenter@csun.edu or call 818-677-5898.

The California State University (CSU) uses Compliance Sheriff to assist with testing webpages against accessibility standards.

 Compliance Sheriff Resources

CSU ATI Accessibility Requirements (DOCX) 

Compliance Sheriff User's Guide

HiSoftware Compliance Sheriff - Beginner Guide (DOCX) 

HiSoftware Compliance Sheriff - Intermediate Guide (DOCX) 

Checkpoint CSU.1.0a - Validate all links - Update Explained (PDF) 

Checkpoint Group Descriptions (PDF) PDF icon


Compliance Sheriff Video Training

CSU Cryptzone Video Training - Access Request Form

  • Compliance Sheriff Product Training
  • Compliance Deputy Product Training
  • Intro to Accessibility
  • HTML5 Accessibility
  • JavaScript Accessibility

CSUN Compliance Sheriff Coordinators

Compliance Sheriff Coordinators list

Resources for the CSU System

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