Are you looking for a fresh haircut for school? You have come to the right place because here you will find so many different types of looks so you can start school looking right. Most of these haircuts for men are on the shorter side, with new edges and cut-in parts.
But there are a few longer styles to try out. You will find cuts that work with straight hair, curly hair, and even a few wavy looks here. Everyone knows you need to look your best on the first day, and your hair may be in the most important part of your fresh fit.
1. Clean Undercut Wet Look Hairstyle
Up first is this short haircut for school. Here he has the sides cut short and added in a fresh side part. You can go with a classic spiky style with the brushed-over vibe like he is wearing.
2. Lowered Skin Fade with Taper Mullet Hair
Here is a lowered skin fade hairstyle where the hair on top is long and brushed down. You can wear this fresh haircut for school at any age and know you look great.
3. Neat Slicked Hairstyle with Pixie Hair
Here is a fantastic hairstyle for men who have thick, dark hair. In the photo above, he is wearing his hair cut perfectly around his natural hairline and left the top long and brushed back.
4. Layered Low Cut Taper Hair with Skin Fade
Up next is a layered low-cut hairstyle for men with thick hair. To get this look, start with a high fade along the sides and keep the top section thick and textured.
5. Classic Taper Hair with Front Pomp Hairstyle
You can never go wrong with a tapered hairstyle. Here it took his simple tapered look to the next level by adding a classic taper in the front. Keep the sides extra short and clean, and you are all set.
6. Mullet Hair with Front Fringe Curly Style
Here is a mullet hairstyle for men with short, shaved sides, and the top is loose and curly. You could try this style out no matter what natural hair you have, but it works better with wavy to curly hair.
7. Clean Lowered Haircut Skin Fade with Edgy Hair
Lowered skin fades are such a popular look with young men. In the photo above he is wearing his dark hair with a thick fringe in the front with textured layers in the back and it looks wonderful paired with his lowered skin fade.
8. Curly Fringe Front Hair with Brown Shade
Here is a great hairstyle for men looking to change their short hair. He went with a curly fringe in the front and added a nice fade around the ears. Pair it with a thin beard, and you are all set.
9. Pomp Side Taper Hair with Skin Fade
Up next is this fancy pomp style with a side taper. To get this style, you will want to keep the sides extra short and grow the hair out on top. Then you can go with the pomp as he has done, or try a spiky haircut for school.
10. Buzz Clean Haircut with Mid-Fade Hairstyle
Mid-fades are so popular because they look great on all types of men. In the photo above, he has gone with a clean buzz cut around the sides and grew the hair on top out a few inches longer, and it looks so cool.
11. Trimmed Front Haircut with Copper Shade Hair
Here is a great back-to-school look for men with straight and thick hair. Here he went with a trimmed front section and added a short fade along the sides. He is working with straight hair, but you could pull this look off with any type of hair.
12. Pomp Slicked Straight Hair with Light Brown Shade
The pompadour hairstyle is back and better than ever. In the look above, he is wearing his hair with a super thick back-slicked style, which looks amazing.
13. Bowl Haircut with Mid Fade Cut
The bowl cut is always going to be an excellent haircut for school. In the look above, he is wearing a short bowl look with a temple fade along the sides. You can keep your bowl cut as thick or thin as possible.
14. Artsy Fade Slit Cut with Permed Front Taper
Up next is a hairstyle for men that will leave you looking so fresh at school. Here he has the sides of his hair shaved short, and the top section is full and curly.
15. Messy Permed Hair with Undercut Hairstyle
Up next is an incredible haircut for school for men who like to wear their hair messy and with a fresh perm. Here he has kept his hair shaved around the sides and went with a messy top section.
16. Slicked Higher Pomp Hairstyle with Lowered Skin Fade
Here is another very fashionable way to style your haircut for school. Here he has gone with a slicked-back pomp hairstyle, and the sides are shaved super short. Add a bit of hair gel to get the most out of this style.
17. Piled Front Taper Hair with a Mocha Shade of Brown
Here is another fashionable way to wear your hair back to school. They went with a temple fade in the photo above and left the hair textured and layered. You could try this style out no matter what your natural hair is like.
18. Taper Classic Hair with Layered Fringe Brown Hair
Here is a great hairstyle for men with thick hair. To get this style, you want to grow your hair out long and keep it buzzed around the sides. You can use the swept-over style or spike it up for a cooler style.
19. Greaser Neat Hairstyle with Skin-Faded Cut
Greaser hairstyles are a blast from the past that men love wearing. In the photo above, he wears a modern greaser hairstyle with a neat and brushed-back style. He added in a fresh high fade here, and it looks amazing.
20. Line Up Hairstyle with Clean Taper Hair
Up next is this fresh line-up hairstyle. In the photo above, he is wearing a thick middle part with the sides brushed down neatly with wet hair gel. This style would be a perfect haircut for school.
21. Undercut Clean Cut with Fringe Taper Style
Up next is a fresh undercut style with a tapered hairstyle on the top. He has super thick hair here, and it looks amazing.
22. Short Hairstyle Taper with Highlights
Up next is a short haircut for school. This is a simple style where he kept the sides short and spiked the hair up on the top just a bit.
23. Smeared Messy Hairstyle with Permed Undercut
Smeared hairstyles are some of the most popular hairstyles for men. He has gone with an extra curly top and added in a fresh temple fade. You can add whatever your favorite type of fade is here, it is all up to you.
24. Tidy Haircut with Pompadour Hairstyle
Here is a super tidy hairstyle with a pompadour style in the front. He has modernized his look by adding a thick side part and brushing the hair on the side down neatly.
25. Clean Taper Hairstyle with Edgy Cut
Next is this dark hairstyle for men with a clean taper fade along the sides, and the front is brushed up neatly. Pair it with a light beard; it is all up to you.
26. Lowered Skin Fade Cut with Brown Hair Edgy Taper
Here is a lower skin fade hairstyle for men with thick hair. Here he took the fade up super high and added an edgy taper. This would be a great haircut for school for all ages.
27. Edgy Taper Short Hair with Fade
Edgy taper hairstyles for men are always in style. In the photo above, he went with a bald fade up top and grew the hair just a few inches longer.
28. Semi Balding Clean Haircut with Fade
Clean haircuts come in all different shapes and sizes. In the look above, he went with a fresh high bald fade and kept the top thick but short. Be sure to ask for a clean edge-up in the front to get the whole vibe of this look.
29. Receding Lines Short Taper Haircut
You can still have a trendy hairstyle with a receding hairline. In the photo above, he kept the sides extra short and went with a thicker section on the top. He also edged his beard nicely here, which sets his style off.
30. Faded Cut with Short Taper Hairstyle
Up next is another fashionable faded haircut for school. In the photo above, he went with extra short sides, kept the top section long, and swept it over. You can create this style with gel or blow dry it into place and use plenty of hairspray.
31. Spiky Hairstyle with Line Up Haircut
Spiked-up styles will always be around because they leave you feeling confident and neat. Here he went with a short line-up style with a spiky section in the front.
32. Permed Trimmed Hairstyle with Skin Fade
Another way to get a back-to-school hairstyle is this permed and trimmed style. He kept his edges looking fresh with a skin fade, and the rest of his hair gradually faded to a fresh perm on top.
33. Clean Haircut Taper Fade with Black Natural Hair
Clean tapered hairstyles are such a vibe. In the photo above, he is wearing his hair with an extra short undercut while leaving the hair on the top just a few inches long. Grow your fringe out or keep it short; it is all up to you.
34. Taper with Light Pink Layered Haircut
Another style is this fresh tapered look with a light pink color on top. Pink is such a fresh color to add to your hair that more and more men are trying it out every day.
35. Plain Side Swept Hairstyle with Wet Look Hair
Simple side-swept hairstyles are a favorite back-to-school haircut. To get this style, you will want to keep one side shorter than the other and then brush the hair down neatly.
36. Upper Pomp Fringe Hair with Clean Fade
Up next is another fresh pomp hairstyle to try. He has kept the sides short all the way around and grew the pomp section out long. You can spike it up or keep it brushed down; you will love how you look.
37. Grimy Taper Undercut with Lower Skin Fade
Grimy hairstyles are one of the hottest trends in men’s hairstyles. He went with bald sides in the look above and kept the top section long.
38. Receding Lines with Layered Taper Fringe
If you are worried about your receding hairline, you must try this next style. Here he kept his fringe extra thick and wavy and trimmed the rest of his hair in a taper fade.
39. Straight Hair with Messy Taper Hairstyle
Up next is a perfect hairstyle for men with straight hair. To get this style, you will want to grow your hair out just a bit and keep it styled messy. Add in your favorite type of fade, and you are all set.
40. Black Layered Taper Low Cut with Fade
Here he is wearing his dark black hair with so much style. He has gone with a high fade and left the hair right on the top a few inches long. You can dress this style up with a spiky section or leave it down for a simpler style.
41. Comb Over Short Taper Hair with Light Brown Shade
Combovers are not just for your grandpa anymore. He is wearing a fresh comb-over hairstyle with the sides and back trimmed around the natural hairline. This is a perfect haircut for school.
42. Buzz Layered Haircut with Lower Fade
Buzzed styles are always a go-to when looking for haircuts for school. Here he has kept his simple with a nice fringe in the front and the rest of the hair shaved short. Keep it looking fresh with a nice gel, and you are all set.
43. Wet Layered Haircut with Skin Fade Hair
Wet layered looks are a timeless style. In the photo above, he styled his dark hair with a wet gel and brushed it neatly. Add in whatever fade you like, and you are all set.
44. Bowl Trimmed Hair with Highlights
Here is another fabulous hairstyle to try out if you are looking for a back-to-school haircut. He has kept his hair trimmed perfectly all the way around, and it looks fantastic.
45. Clean Short Trimmed Taper Hair with Line Up Style
Another way to go when thinking about wearing a clean and short-trimmed hairstyle is this next look. He has kept his hair perfectly tapered and paired it with a neat beard, which looks amazing.
46. Light Shade Hairstyle with Edgy Taper Fade Hair
Light-shaded hairstyles are such a vibe. Here he has gone with an edgy taper and kept the hair even all around, almost like a tiny bowl cut.
47. Brown Shade Hair with Permed Curly Undercut
This next hairstyle is perfect for men who like keeping their hair full and curly. Try growing a thick beard as he has done here, and you will love how you look.
48. Natural Black Hair with Taper Fringe Hair
Up next is this natural black hairstyle for men. To get this style, you will want to keep your hair extra short on the sides but try to keep your hair on the top just a few inches long.
49. Pompadour Classic Haircut with Receding Lines
This next one is unique if you need a fresh new haircut for school. Here he has a thick side part and keeps one side extra short. He then added a swept-over style on the other side, which looks amazing.
50. Side Swept Black Taper Hair Shade
Up next is this side-swept style with a taper. To get this style, you must keep the sides short and grow the hair out on the top. You can wear this as a back-to-school haircut or even a military hairstyle.
Are you ready to start school now that you have found your new style? Are you trying a new look this year, or do you just need a good trim? Please comment and let us know which one you will try!
Jeffery worked as a barber throughout the East Coast before moving to sunny California. He currently resides in San Francisco and works at a local barbershop. He loves his job and he’s always up to speed when it comes to the latest trends regarding men’s hairstyles.