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Graduation Information


Friday, May 31st, 2024 7 pm

Jon M. Huntsman Center

University of Utah


2019 West High Graduation at Huntsman Center, University of Utah

Commencement at the Jon M. Huntsman Center at the University of Utah on June 5, 2019 4:00 p.m. Click here to watch a slide show.



If you are a fee waived student, we can help you with ordering your cap and gown.  Please do the following:

1.     Using your STUDENT EMAIL, email the following two people:


·        Cc:

2.     Type the following question: Do I qualify for help with cap and gown?

3.     Val will respond with a “yes” or “no”

4.     If “yes”, Diane will email you asking for your height and weight so that she can order you a cap and gown.


If you haven't yet, please order cap and gown as soon as possible at 1-800-JOSTENS (1-800-567-8367) or JOSTENS.COM.



We will do our best to keep to the following schedule, some dates may need to be changed.  Any date changes will be announced through West Announcements and on the West Senior Canvas page

August 24th, 2023

PAC Presentation: Senior Year Overview
August 31, 2023 PAC Senior Assembly/Jostens Cap and Gown Info
September 7, 2023 First Round of Order for Jostens; 10 AM to 2 PM
October 23-27, 2023 Utah College Access Week (UCAW - Utah Universities Only
October 26, 2023 PAC Post-Secondary Transition Application Support 
November 2, 2023 PAC Graduation Cords and Awards Information
December 2023 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Available for 2023-2024
December 7, 2023 PAC FAFSA and Scholarship Report
December/January Senior Jostens Order Makeup (check West Weekly Email/Website for updates)
January 11, 2024 PAC Name Verification for Diplomas
January 16, 2024 Honors Diploma Speeches and Performances Planned
February 29, 2024 PAC Graduation Speeches and Performances Planning
March TBD, 2024 Graduation Announcements Pick-ups (check West Weekly Email/Website for updates)
March 19, 2024  Graduation Speech Tryouts After School
March 20, 2024   Graduation Performance Tryouts After School
March 22, 2024 Post Graduation Speakers & Performance Numbers

May 16, 2024

PAC Clearance Forms and Senior Survey/All credit from sources other than West High School (outside credit) should be received by the registrar in room 210
May 21, 2024  Senior Breakfast
May 23, 2024    PAC Senior Fines due in Treasurer's Office FINAL CLEARANCE FOR GRADUATION Josten's Cap and Gown pick-up
May 29, 2024   

Graduation Rehearsal; 9:00 AM/auditorium. This rehearsal is absolutely mandatory for all senior. NO EXPECTATIONS

Senior Sendoff After Graduation Rehearsal

May 31, 2024   

Commencement.   Jon M. Huntsman Center at the University of Utah. Be at the Huntsman Center at 6:00 PM. Commencement 7:00 PM.

Dates and times are subject to change based on COVID 19 and the guidelines in place. This page will be updated as needed.