Magruillio Zuniga

POMONA COLLEGE
Class of 2019

  • As one of six children, and the first generation in his family to graduate from high school, Magruilio worked two part-time jobs during the school year to help support his family; his main job required him to work over 30 hours a week for a three year period as a Conway Farms Golf Course caddie.
  • Valedictorian of Waukegan High School, he was also an AP Scholar, Illinois State Scholar and received the City of Waukegan Leadership Award.
  • When his college counselor took medical leave his senior year, Magruilio helped found a club to assist his peers in applying to colleges and scholarships.