Get More From Your Membership

The Cortland County Family YMCA is committed to supporting the health and wellness of every member of our community. We offer youth programs, adult health programs, swim lessons, and more.

A membership to the Cortland YMCA gives you more than just a great place to work out. Your membership comes with a lot of benefits, including:

  • FREE Fitness classes for Members
  • FREE ChildWatch for members while you work out
  • FREE Fitness Orientations for new members.
  • Members-Only Discounts for Great Programs Like:
    • Swim lessons for children and adults
    • American Red Cross Trainings
    • Youth Dance Lessons
    • Summer Day Camp
    • Competitive Swim and Gymnastics Teams
    • Karate
    • Gymnastics Lessons
  • Nationwide Membership
  • Open Swim and Gymnasium Use
  • BorgWarner/Cortland YMCA Race Series
  • And More!

Ready to commit?

Signing up for a membership is easy. All you have to do is stop down to the Cortland County Family YMCA, fill out a membership form (download it here), and make your first month’s payment. Subsequent payments will be taken automatically from your checking account on the first of the month.


Membership Options-A one time joining fee of $25 is applied to all new memberships.

Youth: Ages 1-17.     $22.00/month

Young Adult: Ages 18-29.     $32.00/month

Adult: Ages 30-61.     $45.00/month

Family: Two heads of household and their dependent children through the age of 25 who reside at the same address.     $72.00/month

Family of Two: Two adults or one adult and dependent child who reside at the same address.     $62.00/month

Family Plus One:  Family membership definition with 1 additional adult who resides at the same address.     $100.00/month

Family Plus Two:  Family membership definition with 2 additional adults who reside at the same address.     $126.00/month

Senior (62+):  Ages 62+.     $39.00/month

Single Parent Family:  1 adult and dependent children through the age of 2 who reside at the same address.     $56.00/month

Locker Room Rental: Our locker rentals make going to the gym a snap! Store your workout clothes and other gear in a conveniently-located private locker. Showers are available. $10 a month add-on fee.

Health Club Rental: Enjoy a sauna, showers, private locker, and towel service, all for an extra $20 a month.

Other Membership Options

Membership for All

At the Cortland Y, we believe that every community member has the right to enjoy our programs, services, and membership offerings. If you cannot afford a YMCA membership or the cost of a program, we may be able to offer a more affordable price through our scholarship program. You can download a scholarship form HERE. We also require proof of income, a completed membership form, and a letter of interest. For further information on Membership for All, please contact Meg Davis at

Third Party Memberships

If you use a Medicare supplement plan as part of your health insurance, you may be able to save on your YMCA membership! We work with plans through UnitedHealthcare, Tivity Health, and Excellus Blue Cross/Blue Shield. To learn more or to see if you qualify, click here.

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Have additional questions? We’re happy to help! Call us at (607) 756-2893, or use our contact form to send an email.