Backpacks for college should be as cute as they are functional. You want them to be able to hold your books and/or laptop. Since you will be carrying your bag with you everywhere you go on campus, it's important that you love it! Here are my picks for the best backpacks for college.
1 Hurley Sync Backpack II
This is one of my favorite backpacks for college due to it's vibrant pattern. The main compartment is spacious enough to hold your books and your personal technology. The two pockets in the front are perfect for carrying pens, pencils, and other smaller items. The side pockets are great for keeping your cell phone or other items you need to be able to find in a hurry. The shoulder straps are adjustable to create a custom comfortable fit. You are guaranteed to stand out among the crowd in this tribal print polyester backpack!
2 Marc by Marc Jacobs Print Packable Backpack
Marc Jacobs is one of my favorite designers, so I love that he has a more affordable Marc by Marc Jacobs line. You can get this cute and functional backpack for under $90. I love the bold, contrasting prints on this backpack. You wouldn't normally think of combining leopard print with plaid, but for some strange reason, it all comes together perfectly on this bag! This bag is perfect for girls who don't like the fuss of dealing with several different compartments and want something more simple. The two-way zippered compartment is roomy and the interior wall has a pocket. The bag is made from polyester and has adjustable shoulder straps. You will love this lightweight designer bag.
3 Sakroots Artist Circle Flap Backpack in Neon One World
This creative and eye catching backpack for college is made of patterned canvas with synthetic leather trim. The drawstring closer adds more flexibility than a zippered backpack. The main compartment is plenty big enough to hold all of your books and the exterior flap pockets provide room to hold your smaller items. This boho bag has adjustable shoulder straps and a top handle. I love the fun and unique design to this backpack.
4 MadPax Blok Backpack
This fun and unusual bag from MadPax will make you stand out among the crowd. The innovative geometric bag is made from polyurethane, PVC, and nylon, making it easy to clean. The bag has adjustable shoulder straps and a chest strap. The inside has slip pockets and zippered pockets as well as exterior zippered pockets. This bag is great for anyone of any age, but is especially nice for college students due to its large main compartment.
5 Nasty Gal Star Studded Backpack
You will create your own fashion statement with this vegan leather bag from Nasty Gal. The black against the gold stars really makes them pop! This is a great bag for college because it has a large main compartment and a front zippered pocket. The adjustable straps sit comfortably on your shoulders and the top handle makes it easy to hang up when you're not using it. This edgy backpack is one of my favorites!
6 Betsey Johnson Take the Higher Rose Backpack
Betsey Johnson is known for her loud prints and this backpack is no exception. The boxy backpack is a different take to your traditional school bag. This backpack mixes edgy with chic by combing the floral design and ruffled trim with faux leather detailing. The flat bottom of the bag will help it stand on its own when you aren't holding it. The bag comes with adjustable straps and a top handle. The zippered pouch on the front is perfect for holding your personal belongings while the main compartment is big enough to hold all of your notebooks and school supplies. You will just love toting this bag around campus!
7 Jansport Etoile Floral Print Backpack
Jansport is one of the leading brands of backpacks. The company is known for its sturdy and durable bags. I love the delicate, girly design on the Etoile Floral Print Backpack. The back panel of the bag is padded for extra comfort and support, as are the adjustable shoulder straps. The exterior zipper pocket is perfect for keeping your essentials handy, while the main compartment is spacious enough to fit everything you need, making it great for college students. This bag is perfect for girls who are stylish and practical.
These backpacks for college will help you express your personal style, all while being practical and functional. You want to be sure your backpack has plenty of space for everything you need to carry with you. Which of these bags were your favorites?