YMCA of Greater St. Louis


YMCA of Greater St. Louis

Membership Benefits

Want to try the Y? 

You can Try the Y for FREE!  Please click HERE for information on getting a free guest pass. A photo ID is required for guests age 16 and older. Up to two individuals or one household will be given access to the facility during the day or evening at absolutely no charge. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Membership Types

A Metro membership offers access to all 17 facility branches in the YMCA of Greater St. Louis association—you can visit the Y near your work and your home, and everywhere in between!

A Full membership offers access to the facility where you signed up as a member.

Membership Benefits

As a Full or Metro member of any of our branches, you’re entitled to the following benefits:

  • Unlimited access* to the entire facility where you signed up as a member. Metro members receive unlimited access* to all branches of the YMCA of Greater St. Louis.
  • Free Health and Wellness Consultation with a YMCA wellness professional to help guide you in meeting your goals
  • Lowest class and program rates
  • Earliest class and program registration
  • Free program brochures mailed to your home
  • YPersonal Fitness —a 12-week, no-cost program to help you map out a fitness plan customized for your needs
  • Free towel service (if available)
  • Free fitness orientation
  • Free Child Watch service (with household membership -where available)
  • Free Family Fun Nights (where available)
  • Open gym time
  • Open swim time
  • Guest passes for friends and family
  • Lowest rates for Personal Training
  • Members enjoy the lowest rates at YMCA Trout Lodge & Camp Lakewood
  • A.W.A.Y. privileges (Always Welcome At YMCAs): Use your YMCA card at more than 2,000 YMCAs nationwide. Guest fees and privileges may vary.
    * Unlimited access does not include the Carondelet Rec Complex outdoor pool, which requires an additional membership.

Membership Rates

The Y accepts payments via a monthly draft from a credit card or checking or savings account. Members may also pay for one year up front. Rates vary by location.  Please contact your local branch for rates. The Y also offers financial assistance to those who qualify.

YMCA Full Branch Membership
Each branch offers a variety of different amenities, so rates will vary.  Please visit your local Y branch for current membership pricing.
Ask your local branch about special rates for single parents and employees of companies in our Corporate Wellness program.

Financial Assistance
Financial assistance is available to those who qualify. Financial scholarships are available at all branches thanks to the generous support of those who give to our annual YMCA Strong Community Campaign.  Applications for assistance are available at any branch service center or by clicking here.