Sign Up for my Center’s eNewsletter
Signing up for your Center’seNewletter is simple and can be done from just about anywhere on the website. To register, look for the “email address” and “zip code” boxes in the purple and orange website header, right above the words “YMCA of Metro Chicago.” Fill in your information, hit “get updates >” and you should be all set to receive your regular YMCA eNewsletter!
Renew my membership
To renew your members, stop by or contact the membership desk.
Register online for a class
Visit http://register.ymcachicago.org to use our online registration system. Create an account and all your registration will be saved, including purchased classes and payment information.
Register for child care
Child care programs at the YMCA of Metro Chicago can be registered for just like any other class or program at the registration site!
Please note: There may also be additional forms to complete. Please see the Forms webpage for reference.
Sign up for/login to my registration account
Sign up for your registration account from here. Users who already have accounts may login at any time from here. A quicklink is also provided from the For Members webspage.
Update my credit card on my account
On the registration site, visit “My Account” and click “My Credit Cards” to view your membership drafting card. Note: when paying for programs or balances, you will be asked to re-enter your credit card at checkout.
Update or cancel a class
Contact the membership desk for assistance to update or cancel your class.
Apply for Financial Assistance
Our promise is to never turn anyone away from the YMCA for their inability to pay. The Y's Stronger Together Annual Campaign makes it possible for children, adults, and entire family to participate through membership and programs by providing financial assistance during times of need. We have a responsibility to every member of the community, but especially the children.
Visit Financial Assistance page fore more information.
Reset my online registration password
Lost your password? Re-claim your account here.
Get a receipt
A receipt page will be displayed after you’ve made any purchases on the YMCA of Metro Chicago registration website. Simply print off the reipt for your records.
Offer suggestions for improvement
Contact us with this form for any suggestions you’d like to share! We’re always looking for better ways to provide our services.
How do I share my Y Story?
We want to hear from you. We all have our favorite memories involving the Y—from learning to swim to sleeping away at camp to volunteering at a local event. Share your favorite story, and we may feature it on the site.
Submit your story here.