Join the Y


Join the Y

Don't Join a Gym—Join a Community!

When you become a member of the YMCA, you’re not just joining a gym—you’re joining a community!

With a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, improving health and well-being, and supporting our neighbors, your membership gives both you and your community the opportunity to learn, grow, and thrive.

Becoming a member is easy! Click below to join online, or visit our Welcome Center to fill out the paperwork. At the Welcome Center, you can also take a tour of the facility, learn about our programs, and inquire about which membership would best fit your needs. We are also available at 201-444-5600 to answer any questions.

All new members must fill out a membership application and waiver.

Click here for Membership Terms & Conditions

Amazing benefits!

  • Over 50 group fitness classes weekly
  • Personal training and wellness therapies
  • 3 cardio/strength gyms, gymnasium, group exercise studio, cycle studio, yoga studio, saunas, and hot tub
  • Free fitness assessment and equipment orientation
  • 2 heated pools with lap swim and family swim times
  • Free Stay + Play childcare while you work out.*
  • Reduced fees for programs and classes
  • Monthly rates with no long-term contracts
  • Access to volunteer and service opportunities
  • Our Financial Aid for All program guarantees that nobody is turned away because of inability to pay.

*Free with Household Memberships only. Daily guest fee applies for all other membership types.

Financial Aid

We believe the opportunity to gain personal growth from our programming should be accessible to everyone regardless of financial situation or socioeconomic status. Our Financial Aid for All program assures that nobody is turned away because of inability to pay.

Download our application here.


Membership Type2024 Rates (Begins May)

Youth (3-17 yrs)

$35mo | $315yr

Young Adult (18-25 yrs)

$42mo | $417yr

Adult (26-61 yrs)

$65mo | $655yr

Senior (62+ yrs)

$44mo | $475yr


$98mo | $968yr

Senior Couple (Both 62+ yrs)


One Month Membership


All memberships except One Month include a one-time $99 joiner’s fee.
No refund on annual dues.

**Household includes up to two adults and any dependent children up to the age of 22, all residing in the same household. This includes full or part-time college students. Proof of residence and school schedule will be required.

Monthly drafts require a minimum three-month commitment and membership is ongoing until put on hold or canceled. 30 days’ notice is required for all changes.

Guest Passes

Guest Passes are $10 per person per visit. There is a maximum of three visits per calendar year. Please visit the Welcome Center to purchase. ID is required.

All individuals are eligible for a one-time free guest pass. This must be printed, filled, and brought into the Ridgewood Y to be used.

Nationwide YMCA Affiliation

The Ridgewood Y is a member of the Nationwide YMCA Program and accepts members from other branches across the country! Just check with your local branch to make sure you’re enrolled. We can’t wait to see you!

Questions? Please contact Megan Nayden [email protected]