When does the Summer Membership begin?
You may purchase your Summer Membership as early as May 15th. It will be active the day of purchase.
When does the Summer Membership end?
All Summer Membership’s expire on August 31st, 2018. This is regardless of the day of purchase.
Can I draft smaller amounts over three months?
No. We will only be accepting a one-time payment for the Summer Memberships.
Can I use other YMCAs outside of Grand Rapids?
Yes. You are a member of the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids once the Summer Membership is purchased. You will be able to utilize Nationwide Membership throughout the country.
Will I have member discounts on programs?
Yes. Your membership allows you to receive the member price for our fee-based programs.
Can I utilize all the member benefits?
Yes. Your membership includes all the benefits of a YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids member, including the KidZone for the Family Summer Membership, Free group fitness classes, 2 FREE Coaching Connection sessions, unlimited access to all 7 convenient branch locations, and swimming pools for lap and family swim.
I am purchasing my pass after May 15th, can I pay less for the days I have missed?
No. We will not prorate the membership based on when it is purchased.
If I decide I am not using it can I get a refund?
No. Summer Memberships are non-refundable.
Do I pay a Joining Fee if I decide I want to continue my membership when the summer is over?
No. If you decide to continue your membership, you will not have to pay a joining fee. You will have 90 days after your membership expires on August 31st to join without the joining fee.
I am a current member, can I cancel my membership and purchase a summer membership instead?
No. A Summer Membership is for new and currently inactive members. Active members cannot purchase a summer membership. Your membership must be inactive for 30 days to purchase a Summer Membership.
Can I upgrade my Summer Membership if my family decides they want to join?
Yes. You will need to pay the difference of the Summer Membership types in full at the time of upgrading. There will be no pro-rating or refunds.
Can my Summer Membership be combined with Flexible Pricing or Financial Assistance?
No. The Summer Membership was created at a significantly reduced rate. Please inquire with front desk staff on how to apply for Flexible Pricing or Financial Assistance options. You may apply for Flexible Pricing or Financial Assistance options at any time, including the continuation of your membership after August 31, 2018.
Can I use my corporate discount in addition to this promotion?
No. Membership discounts may not be combined.
May I add on additional adults to my Summer Membership?
No. This is not an option for the Summer Memberships.