Jaws Theta Chi, often shortened as JOX, is one of the six fraternities at Monsters University who appear in the film of the same name.


Official Description

Big on brawn but short on brainpower, the Jaws Theta Chi (JΘX) fraternity brothers are rarely seen without their flashy letterman jackets. The JOX are brutal competitors who never hesitate to do whatever it takes to beat their opponent, even if it's breaking the rules. Despite practically living at the gym or on the field, these sports-loving monsters often prove that bigger doesn't always mean better when it comes to Scaring.

Role in the film

JOX was one of the fraternities competing in the Scare Games. During the first event, JOX succeeds the obstacle course, but are subsequently disqualified after it is discovered the members were wearing a special protection gel that keeps them from having allergic reactions to the obstacles in the game, allowing Oozma Kappa to take their place in the running.


  • Their Greek abbreviation is a pun on "Jocks". It is parodied from "ΙΘΧ": Iota Theta Chi.
  • Omar Harris was originally colored blue and a part of the Roar Omega Roar (at the time called EEK) fraternity.
  • Big Red and George Sanderson are the only members of JOX to speak in the film. 


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