The ultimate back-to-school shopping guide: men’s edition

Summer is flying by, and it’s time to get ready to go back to school. Finding everything you need before the new school year begins can be overwhelming, but not to worry, we’ve got you covered. Whether you need to pick up a few things or completely overhaul your wardrobe, you’ll find essential styles below that’ll have you ready to kick off the new school year in style.

One of the best parts of starting a new school year is shopping for fresh new styles. We’ve gathered key items—like puffer jackets, wear-with-everything sneakers, stylish backpacks, and more—for you to add to your cart right now. From on-trend outfits to must-have accessories, these A+ picks will have you ready for the first day of class. 

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When it comes to back-to-school clothes and shoes, we’ve rounded up pieces that are versatile and easy to wear for a long day of classes. Plus, these on-trend styles will keep you at the top of the class when it comes to fashion. In our edit you’ll find everything from standout sweatshirts and collared shirts to cool cargo pants and puffer jackets. Of course, comfortable sneakers to get you to and from class are a must-have, too, so be sure to add a new pair (or two, or three) into your wardrobe before the first semester starts.


A day of classes can require books, notepads, a laptop, and so much more, which means you’ll need something to hold all your daily essentials. We’ve curated a stylish selection of bags—from school backpacks to belt bags—to make your life easier when you’re on the go. And for when you’re not in class, a new pair of headphones to listen to your favorite music and podcasts is a must-buy.

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