If you didnt shoot Ashley during the cut-scene with ambassador Udina, then you will meet her while trying to return to the Normandy and you will be presented with a choice. You can allow Ashley to join admiral Hacketts team (she will become a war asset) or you can ask her to return to the Normandy as a crew member.
How do you save Ashley in Mass Effect 3?
0:3618:36How to Save ASHLEY / KAIDAN in Mass Effect 3YouTubeStart of suggested clipEnd of suggested clipYour old squad mate will have their weapon trained on you perhaps wondering if shepard is involvedMoreYour old squad mate will have their weapon trained on you perhaps wondering if shepard is involved in the attack. Given the commanders past ties to cerberus.
How do you get Ashley in Mass Effect?
After you complete all four Mission Worlds and return to the Citadel, the Normandy will be grounded, and Ashley will appear to comfort Shepard while stuck on the ship. This is when your Romance with Ashley will be Locked In, and it will happen unless you consistently pick Renegade options and be abrasive to her.
Can you save Ashley and Kaidan?
While these are the background choices, the bigger focus is that you have to choose to save Kaidan or Ashley. Because youre the commander, you have to make a clear decision about this moment, and unfortunately, theres no way you can pick to save them both. If you pick to go with Kaidan, Ashley will perish.