Become a Member
The Y brings people together. We are a non-profit like no other. That’s because in 10,000 neighborhoods across the nation, we have the presence and partnerships to not just promise, but deliver, positive change. At this time we do not accept membership applications online but feel free to download the membership forms and drop them off at the Y to expedite your membership process. If you have any questions about Y membership please contact Carolyn Rugg at 507.433.1804 or by email.
The Y has low monthly membership fees with no yearly contracts. Choose from the options below to find what best fits yourself and/or your family. We also offer Financial Assistance to make sure that our fees are affordable to everyone.
-No Annual Contract
-25 yard, 6 Lane Heated Swimming Pool
-Fitness Studio with over 70 free group fitness classes each week
-Wellness Center with state-of-the-art cardio machines, weight machines and free weights
-Two Racquetball Courts
-Teen & Tutoring Center
-Kids Kove Drop-In Child Care Room
-Multi-Purpose Meeting Room
-Adult, Family & Special Needs Locker Rooms
-Discounted program rates
-Wide variety of special events
-Free kids fitness classes
-Access to YMCA’s across the the nation
You can take a virtual tour of our facility to see all that we have to offer.
Ready to join? Simply download our Membership Application Form below and stop by the Y to get signed up today! Please note that anyone 16 or older who is signing up for a new membership must show a photo ID. There are no exceptions to this rule.
YOUTH MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS
YOUTH MEMBERSHIP : As of October 1, 2015, a sliding fee scale will be used to determine the price of a membership. Four income levels will be used to determine the cost of a youth membership. For families in need, youth memberships will still cost just $1. Families at the top end of the income range will pay just $60 for a year youth membership.Any youth in grades 2 – 12 who lives within a 30 mile radius of Austin. This membership provides access to the gym, pool, tennis and racquetball courts, walking track, Youth Gym, and Youth Zone. This membership does not include access to the Wellness Center, Cardio Loft, cardio machines or free weights. No need to purchase for youth if your family has a family membership or if youth has a Youth Wellness Center Membership. Parents do not need to provide proof of income, they will just need to check the appropriate income box on the application form. To learn more about this membership, click on the button below.
YOUTH WELLNESS CENTER : Any youth ages 14-18 years who wishes to use the Wellness Center, Cardio Loft, machines and free weights. A brief orientation is required before youth are able to access the Wellness Center. No need to purchase for youth if your family has a family membership.
YOUTH MEMBERSHIP COSTS (ANNUAL)
Household Income / Membership Per Child
Less Than $24,000 : $1/year
$24,001-$32,500 : $5/year
$32,501-$47,100 : $25/year
More Than $47,100 : $60/year
YOUTH WELLNESS CENTER MEMBERSHIP
Monthly Fee: $16.25
YOUNG ADULT/STUDENT MEMBERSHIP
Any person ages 18-23, or any person (any age) who is enrolled in at least 9 credit hours and provides proof of school enrollment.
YOUNG ADULT/STUDENT PRICING
Monthly Fee: $32.50
ADULT MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS
Any person age 18 years or older and out of high school.
Locker Room B Monthly Fee: $50.50
Locker Room A Monthly Fee: $61.25
SENIOR MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS
SENIOR INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP : Any person age 65 years or older.
SENIOR COUPLE : Any couple age 65 years or older.
SENIOR INDIVIDUAL PRICING
Locker Room B Monthly Fee: $47.50
Locker Room A Monthly Fee: $58.75
SENIOR COUPLE PRICING
Senior Couple Locker B (Both) Monthly Fee: $62.75
Senior Couple Locker A (One) Monthly Fee: $71.75
Senior Couple Locker A (Both) Monthly Fee: $76.75
FAMILY MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS
Includes 1 or 2 adults living in the same household and dependent children.
Family Locker Room B (Both) Monthly Fee: $66.25
Family Locker Room A (One) Monthly Fee: $77.00
Family Locker Room A (Both) Monthly Fee: $82.25
LOCKER ROOM OPTIONS & DESCRIPTIONS
Adult Only Locker Room A
Enhanced, adult only (18 years and older and out of high school ) locker room service including use of whirlpool, steam room, lockers or baskets and towel service.
Locker Room B
Basic locker room service including use of lockers and showers.
Family & Special Needs Locker Room
A co-ed locker room for families with young children and members with special needs. Seniors and Adult member categories may also use this locker room. Includes lockers, individual changing/showering rooms, hair dryers, baby changing table and convenient access tot he pool. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Automatic Monthly Payment
With this plan, membership dues are automatically deducted from a checking/savings account, debit card, credit card or prepaid card (MC, Discover, Visa) account each month with your authorization. When joining you will pay the joiner’s fee plus the first month. The automatic payments will begin the second month. This plan grants you continuous membership as long as you wish.
Annual Lump Sum
A one year membership can be purchased by paying with cash, check or credit card. New members will be required to pay the joiner’s fee. Annual membership renewals are due on the same anniversary every year.
JOINER FEE & REFUND INFORMATION
A $50 joiner’s fee is charged for all new memberships (except youth) and to past members whose memberships have lapsed for more than 30 days. The joiner’s fee and membership dues are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Does your employer waive the joiner fee?*
Are you an employee of any of the businesses/employers listed below? If so, you don’t need to pay the $50 joiner’s fee when you become a member for the first time.
Mayo Clinic Health System – Austin
Austin Public Schools
CBC Quality Home Improvement
City of Austin
CRC (Corporate Response Center)
Gerard Academy/Nexus, Austin
Mower County Employees
QPP (Quality Pork Producers)
Riverland College Staff
St. Mark’s Lutheran Home
Wells Fargo Bank
*The Joiner’s Fee will only be waived when you initially sign up for membership. If your membership has lapsed for more than 30 days and you decide to rejoin the Y, you are required to pay the $50 Joiner’s fee.
We understand our member’s lives change and they may find themselves in difficult situations. That is why the Y offers financial assistance to make sure our membership, programs and services are available to everyone regardless of income or background. Applications are always confidential and forms can be found at our Front Desk or on our website. We base our financial assistance on both income and family size. Don’t be afraid to ask—we are here to help! If you have any additional questions about our financial assistance program contact Carolyn Rugg at 507.433.1804 or by email.