Membership Benefits | West Suburban YMCA

West Suburban YMCA

Member Benefits

YMCA membership is 22 million strong, and spread across more than 2,700 Ys nationwide.

Since no two communities are exactly alike, no two YMCAs are exactly alike. We bring men, women and children—just like you—together to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve health and well-being and foster a sense of social responsibility, so everyone has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. 

At the West Suburban YMCA, your membership includes the following benefits:


  • No joiner fee, no contracts, no cancellation fee
  • Ability to freeze your membership for one to four months each year
  • Nationwide Membership at YMCAs across the country

State-of-the-art Facilities

  • Over 10,000 sq. feet of wellness space with functional training & cardio equipment, free weights & strength machines
  • Two indoor swimming pools
  • Stretching room, cycling room and group exercise studios
  • Full-size gymnasium with upper level indoor track
  • 250m outdoor track & turf field, donated by New Balance
  • Outdoor climbing wall
  • Racquetball/squash court
  • Multi-purpose auditorium
  • Male Locker Room with lounge, whirlpool and steam room 
  • Female Locker Room with steam room and dry sauna 
  • Family Locker Room and Mother’s Room
  • Private Locker Rooms
  • Playground

Find Your "Fit"

  • Dozens of group exercise classes per week including yoga, cycling, HIIT, swimnastics, bootcamp, Zumba and more - all free with your membership!
  • Extensive pool schedule with daily lap swim, recreation swim and family swim hours
  • Open gymnasium hours - ideal for pick-up basketball!
  • Wellness programming including monthly guided meditation and massage
  • Free consultation with a certified personal trainer to discuss health goals and set up a personalized training program

Other Benefits

  • Free mobile phone app with up-to-date schedules, member scan-in and fitness tracking
  • Free usage of Kids’ Corner while you work out included with a Family Membership
  • Discounts on personal training and small group training 
  • Priority program registration & discounted program, lesson, and camp fees

Join Online!

Use our online registration system to sign up for a membership at the West Suburban YMCA in Newton, Massachusetts. Please refer to Online Membership Instructions for assistance.

Tour the Y!

Membership Application

Prefer to sign up for your membership in person? Just download this Membership Application and bring it with you to our 276 Church Street facility in Newton.

Documents Available in Spanish, Russian, and Chinese

Do you need a West Suburban YMCA form or policy document in a language other than English? Download our most common forms and policies in Spanish, Russian, or Chinese.