Information for Interested Students

Want to apply to ASM Tech?

Applications are available from your high school counselor at the following area high schools:

Lake County:

  • Baldwin

Manistee County:

  • Manistee

  • Onekama 

Mason County:

  • Ludington

  • Mason County Central

  • Mason County Eastern

Oceana County:

  • Hart

  • Pentwater

  • Shelby

  • Walkerville

Application Timeline

January and February:

  • ASM Tech Presentations to sophomores at high schools

  • Interested Student Meetings at high schools

  • Family Informational Meetings

  • Applications available from high school counselors


  • Schedule and take the Accuplacer test (plus retakes, if necessary)

  • Schedule and complete a Family Interview (virtually)

  • Complete written Application Packet (red folder)


  • Applications due to high school counselors on Friday, March 4, 2022

  • Local Selection Committees meet to review applications

Early April:

  • Students are notified.  (Selected Student Packets, and Non-Selected letters, are mailed.)

Important Dates

SATURDAY OPTION for Accuplacer testing and/or Family Interviews - call (231)843-5736 for an appointment

Saturday, February 12, 2022

(Accuplacer testing is in-person, Family Interviews are virtual)

Family Interview Appointments (held virtually, via Google Meet) are available, daytime and evenings - call (231)843-5736 for an appointment

Tuesdays from 3:00pm to 8:00pm - February 8, 15, 22, and March 1

Application Packets due to Counselors

Friday, March 4, 2022

Want an application? See your high school counselor.

Family Informational Meetings

To learn more about this opportunity, all are invited to attend a Family Informational Meeting.  


  • Baldwin Community Schools: Tuesday, January 18, 2022, from 5:00pm - 6:00pm

  • Hart Community Center: Monday, January 31, 2022, from 7:00pm - 8:00pm

  • Manistee ISD: Monday, February 7, 2022, from 7:00pm - 8:00pm

  • West Shore ESD: Thursday, February 17, 2022, from 7:00pm - 8:00pm


  • Saturday, February 19, 2022 - 10:00am (Check here for the link, one hour prior)

Helpful Links:

West Shore Community College APPLICATION  (Must be completed at least 2 business days prior to taking the Accuplacer Test.)

Accuplacer Test - Practice Resources

West Shore Community College Degree Programs

5_year_early_college_high_school_chart. 9th Grade - you are a student at your local high school. 10th grade - you are a student at your local high school. You apply for ASM Tech... Admissions decisions are made in early April. 11th grade - you are a student at your local high school. Meet monthly with otherASM Tech Juniors to prepare for full-time college next year. 12th Grade. You are a student at ASM Tech Early College HIgh School on the campus of West Shore Community College. Sports, clubs, dances, and walk at graduation. 13th Grade Youa re a student at ASM Tech Early College High School, in college full-time. Graduate in May - most graduates have an  Associate degree