School, Travel and Small Backpacks

Your schedule needs a hands-free favorite that carries it all comfortably and makes every day easier. Meet our lineup of most-loved backpacks, featuring innovative designs plus the latest patterns and colors!

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 Campus Backpack Our #1 best-selling backpack  Utility Backpack Unquilted surfaces plus solid shades  Small Backpack Sustainable and soft Recycled Cotton  Grand Backpack Water-repellent and eco-friendly ReActive

Sustainable Styles

Eco-friendly options are here! Discover Recycled Cotton and ReActive picks packed with perks.

Vera Bradley has designed these backpacks in a way that makes them easy to use, with important features such as an ergonomic fit and overall

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Always feel your very best — five of our backpacks are endorsed by the American Chiropractic Association!

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Patterns and solids in all fabrications:

XL Campus Backpack

in Recycled Cotton

Sling Backpack

in Recycled Cotton

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From school schedules and work commutes to travel adventures and weekend plans, find a style you love with the functionality you need!

Laptop Compartment
Machine Washable
Carry-on Compliant
ACA Endorsed


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