The Best Ballpoint Pens for Back to School

Based on 13,445 Influenster Reviews

Here we are again to help with your back to school shopping! This time we are focusing on the best ballpoint pens, based on thousands of Influensters' reviews. We can all agree that a great pen makes a significant difference—so much better for doodling, scribbling notes, and secretly writing Mrs. Timothée Chalamet all over your notebook.

Which pen is your fave?

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ByDanielle S.said...
I love Uniball pens; I especially love bold point pens. When I tried these, I absolutely loved them! They write so smoothly and have a comfortable grip that is nice to hold. The ink lasts a really long time and are refillable.
I love Uniball pens; I especially love bold point pens. When I tried these, I absolutely loved them! They write so smoothly and have a comfortable grip that is nice to hold. The ink lasts a really long time and are refillable.
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ByJennifer M.said...
I love these pens! They do the job and are really inexpensive. I'm not a fan of buying expensive pens. So these work great for me!
I love these pens! They do the job and are really inexpensive. I'm not a fan of buying expensive pens. So these work great for me!
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ByKarlena W.said...
These pens are my 2nd favorite. There is a great variety of colors, so if that's a need of yours, you've got it covered! Also, these pens write smoothly and the ball has good control of the ink so it doesn't leak or bleed. I find that they don't smudge either -- I'm left-handed and hate when the pen ink is slow to dry and I end up with ink on my hands - that doesn't happen with these pens. The grip on these is comfortable, too. I also love that they're retractable, so I don't have to worry about losing any caps.
These pens are my 2nd favorite. There is a great variety of colors, so if that's a need of yours, you've got it covered! Also, these pens write smoothly and the ball has good control of the ink so it doesn't leak or bleed. I find that they don't smudge either -- I'm left-handed and hate when the pen ink is slow to dry and I end up with ink on my hands - that doesn't happen with these pens. The grip on these is comfortable, too. I also love that they're retractable, so I don't have to worry about losing any caps.
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ByAmber F.said...
These pens are great, I always had these in school and I keep them now. They take forever to run out of ink and they write so smoothly plus they are cheap! I always have different colors of them! That are definitely recommended by me!
These pens are great, I always had these in school and I keep them now. They take forever to run out of ink and they write so smoothly plus they are cheap! I always have different colors of them! That are definitely recommended by me!
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ByLindsay M.said...
These are the only pens I will write with. They are smooth and last a long time. I was a waitress for a year and a half and these pens were what I used. Everybody I know loves them.
These are the only pens I will write with. They are smooth and last a long time. I was a waitress for a year and a half and these pens were what I used. Everybody I know loves them.