Shu Tosaka

Shu Tosaka
  • Assistant Director, Jayhawk Academic Advising
  • Student & Academic Services

Contact Info

Capitol Federal Hall, Room 1191


Shu Tosaka was born in Tokyo, Japan and raised in Ottumwa, Iowa. He moved to the United States at age of 14 and lived in Iowa for most of his life. He attended Iowa State University for both his master's and undergraduate degrees.

Before joining the staff of the KU School of Business, Tosaka served as an area coordinator at the University of Dayton and Memorial Union program advisor at Iowa State University. He currently works on KU School of Business retention initiatives and is the main contact for KU business (and pre-business) student-athletes.

Interests and hobbies

Tosaka's interests and hobbies include sports (basketball, volleyball, golf, and softball) and Pokémon Go. You can often find him playing sports somewhere on campus. He loves cheering for the Iowa State Cyclones when they are not playing against Kansas Jayhawks!


M.Ed. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies (Higher Education), Iowa State University
B.S. in Hotel, Restaurant, and Institution Management, Iowa State University