Welcome Message from the Admissions Team

ASHK Campus

Welcome to American School Hong Kong! We are grateful that you are interested in learning more about our school and welcome the opportunity to pave the way for your family to join a vibrant, joyful, and supportive school community.

Our school is open for applications all year round and even as early as two years in advance. It is always wise to apply early, as spaces can fill up quickly. We aim to make the application process as smooth as possible and to reach an enrollment decision quickly.

We look forward to supporting you at this beginning stage of ASHK’s partnership with you in your child’s academic success. Their success will be our school’s greatest achievement.

If you have any questions, please get in touch with the American School Hong Kong Admissions Office. We will address your questions as effectively and promptly as we can.

Admission to our International School

We encourage parents and prospective students to sign up for a free tour of our beautiful Tai Po campus to get a first-hand experience of our community and to learn more about our values.

Places in international schools are in high demand and fill up quickly. As such, prospective students are advised to submit an early application using our school’s online application system to secure a place.

What is the online application process?

Prospective students can now apply to our international school through our online application portal, where they will fill out an online application form and submit electronic documents. Upon completing this process and paying the application fees, applicants will be invited to the school for a test.

Feel free to learn more about our school’s application process here, or contact our admission team for more assistance.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the international school online application process?

In ASHK, the international school online application process consists of only four simple steps:

1.        Prepare an electronic copy of the required documents (full list here). Fill in the online application form and upload the documents.

2.        Pay the non-refundable application fee of HK$900 and email the receipt to

3.        Attend the assessment test and interview.

4.        If your child passes, secure a place at ASHK by paying a non-refundable Capital Fee of $39,000 or a debenture.

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What are the eligibility criteria for admission?

ASHK welcomes students of any race, religion, or nationality to apply. To be eligible for admission, they must pass their grade-level assessments and meet the age requirements (with some possible exceptions). Additionally, admission priority is given to nominees of debenture holders, children of staff members, siblings of students, and applicants from international schools.

What are the scholarship opportunities available at ASHK?

ASHK offers three types of scholarships. Merit-based scholarships reward students who excel in academics, arts, athletics, service, or leadership, while need-based scholarships support students who qualify for ASHK but cannot afford the tuition. On the other hand, diversity scholarships welcome students who enrich the community with their nationality, background, or life experiences.

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How do you contact ASHK’s admission team?

If you have any questions or concerns about the admission process, you can email the ASHK admission team at or by phone at +852 3919 4111. You can also visit our Contact Us page for more details.