Jairo Rosales '14 is a member of the Spanish and Latino Student Association, and has served as the group's Student Senate representative.

Your hometown?

Melrose Park

Why Wesleyan?

High acceptance rate to medical school

Your major?

Biology / pre-med

Favorite professor or class?

Biology Lab with Carola (Ramirez Castello)

After Wesleyan?

Any medical school in Chicago, the closer to the lake, the better

The best? 

Enchiladas from my grandma 

Favorite book?

The Little Prince

Favorite band?


Favorite movie?

El Bolero de Raquel

Favorite quote?

"Every blessing ignored becomes a curse." – Paulo Coelho
Jairo Rosales

More than 80 percent of Illinois Wesleyan's pre-med biology graduates are admitted to medical school on their first try, compared to just 50 percent nationally for all majors.

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