Why is Monsters University rated G?
Official MPAA Rating: Monsters University is rated G for
Violence: A character deals with some moments of bullying in elementary school and university. A character steals a frat house mascot. Participants in an initiation process are each hit once with a flat bat. Characters run into spiked objects that cause instant inflammation during a game event. A character uses a slingshot to shoot one of these objects into the open mouth of a game player, causing his whole body to swell. Characters cut open a wire fence and illegally enter at industrial site. Security officers chase characters on at least two occasions. A character admits to cheating and lying. Moments of brief peril and some jump scenes are included, along with frequent non-graphic violence. Monsters are shown in a comic content.
Sexual Content: A character asks his new girlfriend to give him some sugar. Brief kissing is shown. Partial male buttock nudity is briefly seen after it becomes swollen.
Language: The script includes brief name-calling.
Alcohol / Drug Use:None noted.