Halloween College Fright

College Fright Fest

This is your first Halloween away from home. You may feel like you have limited resources as a college freshman but some costumes are easier to put together than you think. Here are some popular college Halloween costumes to match all kinds of different interests.

Popular TV and Movie Characters

Television and movie characters are usually easier to find a costume for seeing that there is such a broad category of them. Here are a few examples of popular stars:

  1. Superman
  2. Batman
  3. Daredevil
  4. Pablo Escobar (Netflix’s Narcos)
  5. Scooby Doo


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Just about everyone is a fan of a sport. Even if you aren’t a huge fan of any sport, you may still tune in to a big event such as a world series or super bowl and cheer for a certain team because of a certain player. Here are some popular athletes to consider:

  1. Lebron James
  2. Colin Kapernick
  3. Kris Bryant
  4. Stephen Curry
  5. Wayne Gretsky


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On campus everyone is looking to find a profession/career for their future. Why not dress up as your future self? You may find a lot of people who share a common interest in that profession or know people who work in the same field. Here are some popular careers to consider:

  1. Doctor
  2. Firefighter
  3. Construction Worker
  4. Librarian
  5. Police Officer


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Hopefully our suggestions are useful in your search for your first college Halloween costume. Don’t feel like you need to be like everyone else. Share this post and  comment more costume ideas!

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