Halloween is one of the most fun and exciting events of the year, especially if you are at college. There will be so many cool parties and events to go to. With that said, you will need an awesome costume so you can stand out. And as luck would have it, we have 23 spooktacular college Halloween costumes to show you. Whether you want to be a classic clown, movie character, sweet angel or terrifying demon, we have a costume for you. Take a look and pick out the great costume for the most epic Halloween.
1. 101 Dalmatians Inspired Costume
The first costume idea is based on 101 Dalmatians. One is dressed as evil villain Cruella de Vil and the other is a spotty Dalmatian. This is a fun idea and it is great for those who love Disney films. Of course, this costume can be worn by more members of your group as there were so many Dalmatians in the movie!
2. Angel and a Devil
Next, we have two classic college Halloween costumes and these are an angel and a devil. The angel outfit is white and cute while the red devil is stylish and fierce. You can recreate this look with your friend or you can pick to be either a solo angel or devil. This is a great last minute costume idea too.
3. The Purge Costumes
Another popular costume idea are those inspired by the movie The Purge. Here is an simple to wear version. Each person is wearing a black top and skirt with boots and a mask based on the movie. This is a great costume idea for a group or also solo. You can buy Purge masks online.
4. Gangster Clown Group
Clowns are another classic but the circus clown has had a makeover over the last few years and now a popular costume is a gangster clown. Here is how to wear the costume in style. Each of these friends is wearing a simple outfit with different gangster clown makeup. You can find makeup tutorials for this type of clown online and you can recreate one of these or obtain two friends and try the whole look.
5. Lara Croft Halloween Costume
If you love Tomb Raider, then this costume idea is for you. This one is based on Lara Croft. Her outfit features a top, shorts, boots and the iconic braid. It is a fun costume and everyone will instantly recognize it. Recreate this or select your favorite version of Lara Croft from the movies and video games.
6. Simple Mummy Costume
The next idea features another simple and fun costume. This time we have a mummy costume. As you can see, has wrapped herself in bandages and instead of the full body wrap, she has chosen a bandage top and skirt. So, this is a stylish version. To recreate this, wear a crop top and skirt then just put the bandages over the top. You can sew, glue or tie the bandages to the top and skirt.
7. Matching Sugar Skulls
Next, we have another matching costume idea. These two friends are wearing matching outfits and sugar skull makeup. The only difference is that one sugar skull design has a pop of pink and the other blue. This is another simple to wear and create costume. Recreate this sugar skull makeup or select your own. You can find sugar skull makeup tutorials online.
8. Scary Witch Costume Idea
A witch is another Halloween classic but this version is very scary! She is wearing a black dress and hat. The look is complete with creepy makeup on her face and she even has a Ouija board on her chest. This is great for those who love Halloween and for those who like to give people a fright!
9. Creepy Demon Costume
Keeping with the more scary looks, here we have a creepy demon costume. So, she has blood on her face and neck and there is a bloody cross on her head as well. The look is complete with red horns that are made out of her hair. Once you are in the dark at a party or other Halloween event, this makeup and costume is going to terrify everyone!
10. Cute College Halloween Costumes
If you are looking for a more unique costume, then this is for you. These two are dressed as girl scout cookies. They are wearing the scout uniform with a cookie on the front. It is such a cool and quirky idea. This is great for those who want to dress up but who don’t want to be scary. Recreate this or use your favorite type of cookie instead.