Invite your study buddies!
Try these invite ideas to get your party guests pumped up for the birthday bash. Whether their favorite character is Mike, Sulley or Art, getting invited to your MU party will be as exciting as the first day of school!
Send frightfully fun invites with save-the-date stickers
Mail "acceptance letters" to all your birthday star's monster buddies to let them know that they're in for something special! Our
Monsters University Invitations
include matching cards, envelopes, seals and even save-the-date stickers so everyone can mark the big day on their calendars.
Make fill-in invites more fun with tattoos as VIP party passes!
If you're hand-delivering your invites, add some scary style by tying on a wristband favor! Just punch a hole in the corner of the envelope and use curling ribbon to attach
Monsters University Wristbands.
Monsters University Thank You Note Ideas for a Happy Ending
Send thank you notes with a photo finish
Say thanks to your A+ guests for coming to the birthday bash! Give your
Monsters University Thank You Notes
a personal touch by including a photo of the birthday star enjoying a scream or two with the guest – a great keepsake to relive the MU adventures!
Let the Scare Games begin!
Instead of obstacle courses and scare simulators, we've got Help Mike Find His Eyeball and life-sized walking Mike balloons! Our Monsters University party game ideas will get your little monsters pumped up like they're in Roar Omega Roar and ready to practice their scaring skills.
Help Mike find his eyeball!
What's a monster with only one eye to do? Have the little monsters help Mike find his eye and have some fun, too. With this
Monsters University Party Game,
they can play Pin the Tail on the Donkey, monster-style, and see who will take home the Scare Games trophy!
Have a dance with Mike!
PNK sorority sisters will love this
Giant Gliding Mike Balloon!
While the kids hang out with their fave green monster, you can grab the camera and snap away. Everyone can pose for pictures and make the memories last long after school's out!
Create a DIY photo prop & take student I.D. pics!
It's picture day! To create this DIY photo prop, we used a "School of Scaring" mini poster from the
Monsters University Scene Setter,
blue foam poster board and white duct tape. Cut out a square (just the right size for your little monsters' faces!), tape on the MU mini poster, and add lines and lettering using strips of white duct tape. The kids will have a blast posing for pictures like they're officially students of the School of Scaring! (Poster board and duct tape available at
your local Party City store.)
What's cooler than winning the Scare Games?
Taking home some Mike-and-Sulley-approved Monsters U party favors to remember the fun! Browse below to see our frightful and delightful MU party favor ideas.
Create party favors that will earn top marks!
School supplies take a party turn with these
Monsters University Favor Buckets!
Fill the buckets with crinkle paper shred, and then arrange MU goodies like pencils, wacky glasses and disc shooters on top.
Party cups do double duty as favor containers
Create MU favor cups that your li'l scare students will love! Fill
Monsters University Party Cups
with paper shred and favors like wristbands and glitter putty, and then slip the cup inside a clear bag and tie with curling ribbon. Everyone can reuse the colorful, sturdy plastic favor cups!
Favor packs for 8, easy as A-B-C!
These quick and easy loot bags are guaranteed to pass with flying colors! With our
Monsters University Favor Pack,
you'll be prepared with enough take-home toys for eight guests. Just slip the favors into
Monsters University Favor Bags
and set them by the door for guests to grab as they head back to their dorms!
Deck out your (frat) house!
Our Monsters University decorating ideas will make them feel like budding cadets at Scare School. Look below for decoration and place-setting ideas plus some fun DIY decorating ideas with scary style.
Transport them to Scare School!
Your party is guaranteed to hit the top of the Scare-O-Meter with
Monsters University room decorations.
It's easy with a birthday banner, a pop-out table centerpiece and some balloon bouquets. Your party room will be looking like the Oozma Kappa pad in no time.
Score with monster-ous place-settings!
All eyes – or just one! – will be on the party table when you lay out awesome
Monsters University tableware
featuring everyone's fave monster pals Mike, Sulley and Art! Get screams going with eyeball glasses and blowouts that make cake time more fun and double as great take-home favors!
Three cheers for unique (& easy!) DIY decorations
Show your MU spirit with DIY collegiate letters! Make these in a snap with just some white poster board, blue tinsel garland, Monsters U streamers and some glue spray to put it all together. (Tip: back the streamer with a plain white streamer to add dimension.) Place these sparkly signs on a table or counter propped up against the wall and gather the kids for monster-ously marvelous pics! (Poster board available at your local Party City store.)
Invite Mike and Sulley to the party table!
Create these unique decorations by putting together Mike and Sulley paper cutouts from a
Monsters University Swirl Decorations
kit, along with colorful paper fans and garlands in MU colors! For Mike, we glued a cutout to a kiwi green plate, layered on a paper fan, and added swirl danglers. For Sulley, we glued a paper cutout to a fluffy ball, made arms and legs from paper garland, and added "spots" cut from purple streamer. Attach these monster buddies to the backs of chairs and your party table will be a scream!
Dress to practice some scaring!
Little monsters will scream for these googly eyes and college-cool party hats. These fun dress-up ideas will make them feel like they're on the Monsters University campus!
Make any outfit monster-ously fun!
The birthday star will be top of the class in
Monsters University accessories.
A party hat and award ribbon transform an ordinary outfit into a look that rules the school for his or her special day.
Snap a pic of the scarers-in-training!
Whether they're classmates in real life or just at MU for the day, your birthday star and all her pals will have a blast in
Monsters University party hats and monster eyeglasses.
Pose them in front of the Monsters University scene setter with some balloon bouquets for an awesome photo sure to appear in tomorrow's Campus Roar!
Take a study break for sweets!
At the end of an all-night study session (or birthday party), yummy cupcakes and cake are just right for refueling. Featuring all their fave MU colors and characters, these treats look as fab as they taste!
Reward the champs with cupcakes!
Celebrate the Oozma Kappa win with
Create their favorite characters from the movie, like furry purple Art and fuzzy orange George Sanderson. We added blue paper shred to the rims of this awesome cupcake tower to look like Sulley's blue fur!
Give them a cake to scream about
This smart fondant-n-gumballs Monsters University cake is sure to get your scare students' noses out of their books. Just cover any round cake with white fondant and decorate with stripes and a large "M" cut from blue fondant. Some colorful gumballs and
Monsters University Birthday Candles
featuring Oozma Kappa top off this scream-worthy cake! For deets on how to decorate this awesome A+ cake, check out our Scary-Cute Monsters U Fondant Cake How-To.