Welcome to the Y. You Already Belong.
Join today and get your first month* free! We’ve been hard at work updating our fitness offerings with flexible memberships, more group classes, childcare options, and an amazing staff. We’re always here to make everyone feel right at home.
YMCA Military Memberships
The YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago is partnering with the the Armed Services YMCA and the Department of Defense to offer FREE YMCA memberships to qualified military members and families! Learn more about eligibility and how to get started through our Military Membership webpage.
Your PlanWe offer a variety of membership options designed to better flex around you and your needs.
Your PlaceThe latest cardio and strength equipment plus a robust schedule of fitness classes for whatever you’re into.
Your PaceGet started on your fitness goals today without any long-term contracts or commitments.
New Look, Same Commitment To Community
Join Today & Get Your First Month Free
To claim a FREE MONTH, select your location and find the perfect membership plan that fits you.*
- Youth (11-18 years old)
- Young Adult (19-26 years old)
- Adult (27+ year old)
- Senior Adult (65+ years old)
- Senior Couple (two adults, 65+ years old)
- Couple (two adults residing in the same household)
- Parent & Child (one adult + 1 child under 19 years old)
- Family (Two adults residing in the same household + children under 19 years old or full-time students under 23)
*Restrictions apply. Call your local YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago location/membership center for restrictions. Restrictions include, but are not limited to: You must agree to all membership policies and sign up in-person before March 31, 2024. Only valid at YMCA of Metro Chicago locations. A free month is described as the first full billing cycle for your purchase (e.g. purchase your membership on December 19, 2023, and the monthly draft on January 1, 2024 (for January 2024 monthly fee), will be $0. Offers presented on this site may not be available at all YMCA locations. Other offers may be available at your local YMCA. Some services and amenities, such as Personal Training, carry an additional charge and may be purchased separately at a YMCA of Metro Chicago location. Amenities may not be available at all locations; photos depict a typical YMCA. Offers presented are not available in combination with other offers or rates. Advertised rates may be subject to change without notice. Some facilities and amenities may be temporarily closed or subject to occupancy limits or other restrictions.