These instructions assume that you want to buy a new MyLab IT access code online from Pearson. If you already have an access code purchased, please see our I Have an Access Code instructions.
Registering for MyLab IT
1. Start your web browser
MyLab IT works with current versions of Google Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer (for Windows), and Apple Safari (for Mac).
2. Go to the MyLab Registration Wizard
3. Enter the Course ID for your section
See the Course ID list to find the correct value for your CS101 section. Enter it in the text box and click the Continue button.
4. Sign in or create an account
At this point, you will either need to sign in with an existing Pearson account or create a new one if you don't already have one. MyLabsPlus accounts from Math courses are not Pearson accounts. If you only have an account you were given in a Math course, you need to create a new Pearson account.
Do you have a Pearson account?
Yes, I have an account
Sign in with your existing Pearson username and password. If you were given a username and password to use, such as in a Math Course, you have a MyLabsPlus account and not a Pearson account so you'll need to create a new account.
No, I don't have an account
You'll need to create an account. We suggest using your full MIX e-mail address as your username, although you can use something else if you prefer or your MIX username is not available. You will need enter the rest of the requested information and accept Pearson's license agreement.
Not sure if I have an account
Click the Not sure if you have an account link. From here, you search to see if there is an existing account account associated with your e-mail address.
5. Select your purchase method
Click the button to buy MyITLab.
6. Enter your credit card information
Enter your credit card information and complete the purchase.
7. View the confirmation
After your registration has been processed, you should see a confirmation indication that your registration is done. Click the Go to Your Course button to get started.
In some cases, you may instead see a screen indicating that your registration is in process. If this happens, wait to receive an e-mail notification your account has been enrolled in the course. You can then login to MyLab IT and continue with the rest of the instructions.
8. You're registered, but you're not done yet!
Click on the block that corresponds with your course section.
9. Click the Set Student ID button
Near the top of the page, click the Set Student ID (opens pop-up window) button. This will open a new pop-up window with your profile settings.
10. Acknowledge the notice about using your WVU ID number
Click the OK button to acknowledge you will have to use your WVU ID (700/800) number.
11. Enter your Student ID
Set the "Student ID" field to your WVU ID number (700 or 800 number without dashes; e.g., 800123456). Setting this value incorrectly will prevent you from receiving credit for MyITLab work.
12. Save your changes
Scroll to the bottom of the page and click the Save button.
13. Close the My Profile window
If needed, click the X to close the pop-up window.