BallPoint is the Ball State University Writing Program handbook.

This custom textbook is paid for through a minimal student fee and includes custom content developed by the professors right here at Ball State. The book includes unique readings, videos, and exercises that fit our specific courses. Each year we also feature new work from our amazing first year students!

BallPoint is in two volumes.

BallPoint Volume 1 is for students enrolled in English 103. 

BallPoint Volume 2 is for students enrolled in English 104 and 114. 

Your instructor will provide you with passwords to access the handbook content. 

If you are not enrolled in one of these courses, please e-mail the Writing Program office or call 765-285-8370 for access.