Ridgewood YMCA 201.444.5600
Ridgewood YMCA 201.444.5600
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Thank you for #StayingWithUs during these uncertain times.  We miss our members and can't wait to see you again!  As we await Governor Murphy's green light to re-open we want you to know that we are working hard to welcome you back safely just as soon as we can. 

Once we finalize our re-opening policies and procedures we communitate this to you via email and here on the website.  So please check back frequently and follow us on Facebook and Instagram. 

We have remained here for our community and continue to support those in need and at risk through food distributions, volunteering for those who need extra support and hosting emergency blood drives.  We will come back stronger, together!

With the Y, you're not just a member of the facility, you're part of a cause. 


With the Y, you're not just a member of the facility; you're part of a cause. With a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, improving health and well-being, and giving back and supporting our neighbors, your membership gives you and your community the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.

Becoming a member of the Ridgewood Y is easy!  Simply visit the Ridgewood Y Welcome Center in our Oak Street branch or call 201.444.5600 x500 to register over the phone. We'll talk with you about which membership would best fit your needs and you can become a member that day!


Already a member and want to register for classes online?  Please click here for instructions.

All Membership Fees and Joiners Fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.


YMCA Membership Application


  • At Minimum a Program Enrollment is required to enroll in YMCA classes and programs and must remain current for the duration of the class or program.
  • An annual enrollment fee (ages 3 and older) is $100 per person. 
  • Children under the age of three may be added to a parent's program enrollment free of charge by calling 201.444.5600 x500 or by visiting our Welcome Center.

Joiners fee

There is a one time joiners fee paid when joining the Ridgewood YMCA Swim or Full Facility Membership of $99.


Includes Program registration plus Lap and Family Swimming, Whirlpool and Locker Rooms.    

  Monthly Draft Annual
Household $60 $648
Teen (ages 13-17) $20 $216
Young Adult (ages 18-25) $30 $324
Adult (ages 26-61) $45 $486
Senior (62+) $35 $378



Includes Program registration and Swim Membership Privileges plus use of YMCA Strength and Conditioning Gym, Bolger Fitness Center, Basketball and Open Gym, complimentary land and water fitness classes, reduced program fees, free access to nearly all YMCA's (through the Nationwide Membership Program).

One Month Membership for Adult/Senior/Teen - $75

  Monthly Draft Annual
Household $85 $918
Youth (ages 3-17) $25 $270
Young Adult (ages 18-25) $35 $378
Adult (ages 26-61) $55 $594
Senior (ages 62+) $40 $432



Household membership may include up to two adults and any dependant children through the age of 18 and full or part-time college students through the age of 22, all residing in the same household. Proof of residence and school schedule will be required.


  • The monthly draft is a continuous membership with payments through convenient automatic draft bank draft. 
  • Draft Memberships must remain in effect for a minimum of six months before they may be cancelled.
  • Thirty (30) days written notice is required to cancel or change bank draft information. The Ridgewood YMCA cannot assure cancellation of any bank draft with less than thirty (30) days notice. The Ridgewood YMCA is not responsible for any stop payment charges, NSF fees or other bank fees when less than thirty (30) days written notice is given to cancel a bank draft.
  • Swim Team Drafts must remain in effect for a full year from start date before they may be cancelled.
  • All membership cards must be surrendered when a membership is cancelled.
  • All drafts are non-refundable. A fee of $15 will be charged for all returned drafts because of non-sufficient funds, account closing, or payment stopped.
  • Memberships will draft on the 20th of each month. Dues are subject to change with a minimum 30 day notice.
  • To sign up for the monthly draft, please please visit our Welcome Center.


The Ridgewood YMCA accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Cash and Checks.


Assistance is available for those who cannot afford the vital services the YMCA provides.  With Financial Assistance, kids and families find the assets they need in YMCA programs like Membership, Youth Sports, Swim Lessons, Parent-Child programs, Summer Camp, Teen Leadership, and others.

Our goal is that no one is turned away from a YMCA program because they can't afford it.  Please click here for further information regarding financial assistance.

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