INFORMATION AND POLICIES
The Greater Morristown YMCA has these policies in place for the benefit, safety and welfare of our members, guests and organization. All policies are approved by The Greater Morristown YMCA Board of Directors and are strictly enforced. Failure to comply may result in termination of membership.
The Greater Morristown YMCA, founded in 1874, in the Christian traditions of honesty, respect, caring, and service to others, seeks to enhance the character and quality of life for all people in the community by providing activities to enrich their spiritual, mental, and physical well-being. The Greater Morristown YMCA, in keeping with is mission to help all people realize their fullest potential, encourages and supports the participation of all in YMCA programs. We serve all children, families and adults, regardless of gender, race, color, nationality, religion, ethnicity, disability, or language.
Lap Swim is available to children 16 years and older. Open Swim is available to all ages with the following requirements:
• 10 years and under, and any non-swimmers, must be supervised by an Adult in the water
• 11 & 12 year olds must be supervised by an Adult in the pool area
11 years and under must be supervised by an Adult
Available to everyone 12 years and older
Available to everyone 12 years and older. Some classes are designated for 12 years and older and will be noted on the class schedules
Main Wellness/Fitness Room (in back of YMCA): Available to everyone12 years and older
Two Circuits Rooms in Front of YMCA: Available to everyone 8 years and older. 8-11 year olds MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times. If a child between the ages of 8-11 is left unsupervised, they will lose their privileges to use the room going forward.
Men's and Women's Locker Rooms are available for those 23 years and older
Boy's and Girl's Locker Rooms are available from infants to 22 years of age and Adults who are assisting a child of the same sex
Family Locker Room is co-ed and available to all ages. It is recommended for Adults assisting children of the opposite sex and for those needing additional assistance
Children ages 8 weeks to 8 years on weekday mornings
Children ages 8 weeks to 10 years on evenings and weekends
YMCA membership and programs are non-refundable and non-transferable. Loaning a membership card subjects the owner to loss of membership. The YMCA reserves the right to close areas of the building in order to upgrade and maintain facilities and equipment to better serve the needs of all our members. No refunds or credits will be issued for membership or programming cancelled due to these closures. Membership is not refunded or extended if the building is closed due to circumstances beyond our control.
The YMCA reserves the right to cancel a class and to make schedule changes when necessary. We reserve the right to cancel a class if a minimum number of participants has not been reached. It is only under these circumstances that a refund or credit will be issued for a paid class. Credits will expire one year from issue.
Please note that memberships sets to expire during a program session must be renewed before class registration occurs. Membership must be current for duration of class. MEDICAL EXTENSIONS APPLY ONLY TO SINGLE MEMBERSHIPS, NOT FAMILY MEMBERSHIPS.
Click here for the Monthly Payment Plan Cancellation form.
Cell Phone Usage
Due to the advances in cell phone and video/picture technology and for the privacy of our members and guests: Cell phones, laptops and tablets are only permitted in designated areas of the Y facility. Cell phone and/or camera use in locker room areas and bathrooms is strictly prohibited.
You will be required to present your member identification card and scan it each time you visit the Y.
The YMCA reserves the right to cancel a class and to make schedule changes when necessary. We reserve the right to cancel a class if a minimum number of participants has not been reach. It is only under these circumstances that a refund or credit will be issued for a paid class. We will issue a partial credit if you request to withdraw from a paid class by the end of the second week of class. Credits will expire one year from issue.
All Y members and guests should dress appropriately at all times while in the facility. Athletic shoes must be worn in the gymnasium, Fitness Center and Circuit Room. Proper swim attire is necessary for pool, jacuzzi/whirlpool, and sauna use. All clothing must be clean. Clothing with vulgar language or graphics is not tolerated.
Equipment Check Out
Pickleball equipment is available to borrow. Please inquire at the Front Desk.
Please note that this service is only for parents who are using the fitness or aquatic facilities and parents must remain on-site at all times. Perfect for parents who are working out or must be with another child for a parent/child class such as Skips swimming or a toddler class.
Please note the following:
- Current babysitting hours are Sunday - Saturday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm & Wednesdays from 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
- We will accept children ages 8 weeks - 11 years
- There is a 1-hour time limit
- Parent/guardian must remain onsite at all times
Parents/guardians must have a Family or Adult Membership. If you have an Adult membership you must add all children who will be registered for babysitting as non-members if you are registering online. Or, please feel free to email email@example.com with your children's names and birthdays, or call the Member Services Desk at 973-267-0704.
Parents/guardians may also call the day of to see if any spots remain or if there are spaces available for drop-in. Babysitting is currently only available to those parents/guardians who use the fitness or aquatic facilities.
Reservations will open 23 hours before the start of each day's babysitting and will close 1 hour before the start of each day's babysitting.
Guest Policy - Effective Thursday, July 29, 2021
- Any type of complimentary guest passes issued prior to September 2020 are now invalid
- Guest passes must be purchased at the Member Services Desk and cannot be purchased ahead of time online.
- A Government issued photo ID is required for all guests over the age of 18.
- One guest per member is allowed.
- Only guests accompanying an active member are permitted. Member must accompany their guest at all times and is responsible for their guest.
- Guest passes are valid for one business day.
Please check our website for daily schedules prior to your visit so you can enjoy our facility!
|Youth through age 11||$6|
|Teen ages 12-18||$10|
|Young Adult 19-23||$12|
If you are a member of another YMCA, we are not accepting Nationwide Members at this time. You may purchase a guest pass. Ages 11 & under must be accompanied by an adult.
Hours of Operation
Building and Member Services Desk Hours:
- Sunday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
- Monday: 6:00 am – 9:45 pm
- Tuesday: 6:00 am – 8:00 pm
- Wednesday: 6:00 am – 9:45 pm
- Thursday: 6:00 am – 8:00 pm
- Friday: 6:00 am – 8:00 pm
- Saturday: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
Items for Purchase
Towels, goggles, t-shirts, etc. are available for purchase at the Front Desk for a nominal fee. Inventory is limited.
We have five locker rooms spanning various ages at The Greater Morristown YMCA to fit your needs. Lockers are available free of charge every day, however, you must bring your own lock. You must clear out your belongings every night or they will be removed and discarded. We also have lockers available for rent should you wish to keep your belongings here (for adult only locker rooms). Please inquire with the Front Desk for more information.
• Family: co-ed and available to all ages. It is recommended for Adults assisting children of the opposite sex and those needing additional assistance.
• Girls: available for infants to 23 years of age and adults who are assisting a child of the same sex.
• Boys: available for infants to 23 years of age and adults who are assisting a child of the same sex.
• Women's: available to members who are 24 years and older
• Men's: available to members who are 24 years and older
Long lockers are available complementary for daily use, however, you must supply your own lock. The Greater Morristown YMCA is not liable for any articles damaged, lost or stolen. Please do not leave valuables unattended.
Please locate a Staff Member immediately if someone requires assistance. Please check with the Front Desk to ensure your Emergency Contact Information in your membership profile is current.
Your membership card must be presented at the Member Service Desk for entry.
Membership Referral Program
Refer a friend to the Greater Morristown YMCA and when he/she joins you will receive a FREE one-month extension to your membership. Your friend will receive a $25 credit, good towards his/her next renewal.
We offer discounts for our Veterans and Active Military (with Valid Documentation) Please come in to the Greater Morristown YMCA to sign up.
The Greater Morristown YMCA, in keeping with its mission to help all people realize their fullest potential, encourages and supports the participation of all in YMCA programs. We serve all children, families and adults, regardless of gender, race, color, nationality, religion, ethnicity, disability or language.
Please take special care in locking up all personal belongings in both the locker rooms and in your vehicle. The Greater Morristown YMCA is not responsible for lost or stolen articles. Check with the Front Desk for items of value in the event that the item has been found and turned in.
Questions or Concerns
Please feel free to stop by the Front Desk, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (973) 267-0704 with any questions or concerns. Our friendly staff would be happy to assist you.
YMCA membership and programs are non-refundable and non-transferable. Medical extensions apply to single memberships only (NOT FAMILIES). Please note that memberships set to expire during a program session must be renewed before class registration may occur. Membership must be current for duration of class.
The Y reserves the right to suspend membership privileges (without refund or warning) of:
- Members who aid the unauthorized entrance of a non-member
- Members who become physically or verbally abusive or offensive to other members, guests or staff
- Members who disregard posted rules and regulations
- Member allowing another person to use their membership card
- Violation of our Code of Conduct (available online or at Membership Services)
- Members whose needs we cannot serve
Please note: Memberships and programs are not transferable or refundable.
Weather Related Closings
Call us at (973) 267-0704 for weather related delayed openings, early closings or full day closings. Please note that if there are widespread power outages it may be impossible to update the website or phone. To receive push notifications directly to your phone, please download our free app. Alerts will also be posted on our website.
The Y Advantage
The YMCA offers premier health club facilities without the premium price tag. No other facility in the area has the extent of services that we have. Our specialized fitness and aquatics instructors are all certified in their area of teaching expertise.
Youth Membership Policy
All children 11 and under must be supervised at all times by a member 18 or older. If the child holds a membership and an adult supervisor does not, that person must pay a guest fee.