Membership Benefits


A membership at the YMCA of Metro Chicago includes access to state-of-the-art fitness facilities, innovative classes, free activities and much more.

No Contracts

At the Y, you can enjoy no long-term contracts – which makes joining low pressure and high pleasure.


Tons of Classes

The Y offers a wide variety of core fitness and wellness classes included in the price of your membership!


Family Night Fun

Goof around in the pool, play basketball and socialize with other families at our theme-nights – all included in the price of your membership.



Work out, swim, take a yoga class – knowing that your kids are safe and sound in our babysitting area at no charge for Family Members.


Guest Passes

Try the Y Today!  The YMCA of Metro Chicago provides guests the opportunity to try the Y!  Guests may visit your Center Website for branch specific guest policies.  Each guest is limited to three visits per calendar year and then may purchase a membership.  Guests must be 11 years old or older to be or bring a guest.  Guests do not need to be accompanied by a member to visit. All guests must present a valid ID and sign a facility waiver. Facility waiver must be signed by a parent or guardian for ages under 18 years old.


Earn a FREE Month

Refer a friend to the Y, and when they join you’ll get a FREE month of membership.


Take the Next Step

Come join us at the Y. Here's how you can get started: