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What is MyWritingLabPlus?

ALERT: CSUB's MyWritingLabPlus team has received numerous reports of issues with logging in. We have identified that use of the FireFox browser is the best way to access the system for students. Please use a desktop or laptop computer and the FireFox browser to access MyWritingLabPlus, Smarthinking, and Pearson Writer. 

MyWritingLabPlus is an online program designed to help you with writing and grammar necessary for persuasive, logical, and effective writing. You can work on the program from any computer with internet access, and you will have access as long as you are currently enrolled as a student at CSUB.

The program allows you to work on grammar, mechanics, writing, and research skills. MyWritingLabPlus supports different learning styles as well, utilizing audio files, videos, and interactive exercises!

MyWritingLabPlus is used in a variety of courses at CSUB, ranging from English to Business to Chemistry. Want to use MyWritingLabPlus for your class? Click to find out more information!

MWLP Headquarters

The MyWritingLabPlus Headquarters is available on campus if you are ever in need of assistance or would like to use one of our computers to work on the program or study. We are located in Classroom Building 100 (see map below).

If you would prefer to email for an unlock or any questions about the program, you can reach us via email at

MWLP Headquarters Map

Need MyWritingLab Help, But Not a Student at CSUB?

The MyWritingLabPlus Headquarters provides help to all California State University, Bakersfield students with the University adopted online program, MyWritingLabPlus. If you are not a CSUB student, but need help with MyWritingLab, please go to Pearson's Support Page


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...I believe this program has not only taught me the proper writing skills for my college years but has prepared me for my future career as well. Close Quote

MWLP Website

Unlock Form

Need a topic unlocked? Click Unlock Form!

MyWritingLabPlus Headquarters

Our office is currently closed due to the COVID-19 please email for assistance.

9001 Stockdale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93311 Classroom Building Room 100 

Contact Info

Fall 2020 Hours 

Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 5 pm 

Friday 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Closed Summer Break