When is the YMCA closed? +

When is the the Y closed?
All branches are subject to closures on the days listed below. Holidays that have an * indicate some branches have modified hours on that holiday. Check our
locations page 

*New Year’s Day
Easter - CLOSED
*Memorial Day Weekend
*4th of July – Independence Day
*Labor Day Weekend
Thanksgiving – CLOSED

*Day after Thanksgiving
*Christmas Eve
Christmas - CLOSED
*New Year’s Eve

Can I go to any YMCA location? +

You can view all of our branch hours by visiting our locations page.

Can members bring guests to the Y? +

Your membership includes three guest passes upon joining. All YMCA guests must show a picture ID and provide contact information. Guest passes can be purchased at all branches. 

What is included with my membership? +

You can view most of our member benefits and facility amenities online. We offer hundreds of classes a week and many are free and some have a minimal fee for some of the specialty classes.

Does the Y offer financial assistance for membership and programs? +

Yes, financial assistance is available for a membership and/or programs. You can apply by filling out an application that can be picked up at any of the five branches or on-line. Please speak to a Welcome Center staff at your local Y for more information or visit our Financial Assistance page.

How can I join? +

You can join the Y online or at any YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing locations

I am not a member, can I visit the Y for just one day? +

Yes, you can purchase a day a pass at all of the branches excluding the Westside YMCA. At the Westside YMCA you must be accompanied by a current YMCA member.

How does membership payment work? +

Membership includes a one-time joining fee and monthly dues. Most members pay dues through a monthly bank draft via checking, savings, debit, or credit card but you can also pay for your membership in full every six months. If you give an email address when you sign up for a Y membership you will have access to an online account. Learn more about your online account and registration here.

How do I cancel my membership ? +

The YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing recognizes that with this closure some. members and program participants were registered for a class and or may need to make a modification to their membership. We are here to help. Please contact us if you would like a credit voucher placed on your account for future use towards a YMCA class or program. For those looking to make membership modifications, here are three options for you to decide which will fit best for you and your family:

1. Allow your membership to remain active

2. Suspend your membership

3. Cancel your membership


Please communicate your program and membership requests to:






Is the YMCA a non-profit? +

The YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing is a nonprofit organization recognized by the Internal Revenue Service with a 501(c)3 charitable designation. All donations made to the YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

Are their volunteer opportunities? +

Yes! Please visit our volunteer page and learn more about our programs and fill out a form to get started.

What is YMCA On-Line? +

YMCA On-line is a member registration system that the Y uses to manage multiple facilities and hundreds of programs centrally. With YMCA On-line, you can enjoy the added convenience of doing business with the Y from any device, with enhanced security features and easy registration options.

Why is Lansing YMCA On-line beneficial to me? +

With YMCA On-Line you can register for activities at the Y online, allowing you to quickly and easily sign up for Y programs, view availability for member benefit classes, update payment information and more. This easy-to-use system is here to better serve you.

How do I create an account on YMCA On-line? +

If you are a member with an email address on file, you already have an account through Lansing YMCA On-line. Go to our website at lansingymca.org and click YMCA On-Line in the upper right hand corner of the website, when you get to YMCA On-Line click the sign in button. On the login page, click “forget your password?” and type in the email address that you gave to communicate with the YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing when you signed up for your membership. An email will be sent to you with your password.


If you are a member without an email address on file, or you do not know your email address that you use to communicate with the Y, then get started by calling the YMCA and we will get you set up. 517-827-9622.


If you are not a member, you can still sign up for an account to see all of the offerings at our branches! To become a member, though, you’ll have to visit a branch.

I forgot my password, Now what? +

When you are prompted to sign in, check the Forgot your Password box and click Continue. You will be requested to provide the email address you used to create your account. To protect your information, after providing your email address, you will be requested to verify your identity by providing your first and last name as well as your date of birth. Upon submission, an email will be sent to you containing a temporary password. Upon signing in, you will be prompted to change your password.


If after completing this procedure you are still experiencing difficulties, please contact our office during regular business hours and a member of our staff will assist you.

Inclement Weather Pool Closures

For safety of our members and program participants, our pools close in the event of thunder and lightning. Please contact our welcome centers for updates.