Welcome to the Y, where there's something for everyone.

For more than 70 years, the Niles-Buchanan YMCA has contributed to the lives of thousands of people of all ages, races, religions, and economic backgrounds. We are a non-profit charitable organization like few others in the area. At the Y, we have the unique opportunity to touch the lives of infants, children, adults, and seniors throughout the Michiana community.

As a YMCA member, you’ll have all this at your fingertips:

  • FREE Group Exercise Classes
  • FREE Childwatch with a Household Membership
  • FREE Strength Training Instruction and Equipment Orientations
  • Open Basketball and Family Gym Time
  • 25-yard, 6-lane Lap Pool & Warm Water Therapy Pool
  • CYBEX Strength and Cardio Equipment
  • Free weight room
  • Indoor Walking and Running Track
  • Saunas in Men's & Women's Locker Rooms
  • Flat-screen TVs
  • No Contracts

Niles-Buchanan YMCA Membership Rates

Membership Type Join Fee Monthly Fee
No annual fee. No contract.
Annual Fee
If you choose to pay annually.
Youth (0-12) $30 $17 $204
Teen (13-19) $30 $27 $324
Young Adult (20-28) $30 $35 $420
Adult (29-64) $50 $53 $636
Couple $50 $71 $852
Household $50 $75 $900
Additional Adult $0 $28  
Single Parent Household $50 $67 $804
Senior (65+) $0 $47 $564
Senior Couple $0 $67 $804

*Rates effective February 1, 2023 - Read notice HERE

  • New/Renewing (over 30 days inactive) memberships are subject to a join fee.
  • Household membership includes one or two adult(s) and legal dependent(s) at the same address.
  • Dependents ages 20–26 must be enrolled in school. Otherwise they are considered an additional adult.
  • For couple, household, single parent, and senior couple memberships, members must reside in the same household. Verification is required.
  • Membership dues withdraw monthly on the 10th.

Niles-Buchanan YMCA Guest Pass Rates

  Day Week 2 Weeks 3 Weeks 4 Weeks
(0-19 years)
$6 $15 $20 $25 $30
(20+ years)
$11 $22 $35 $47 $59
(2+ Individuals)
$16 $27 $45 $62 $79

Guest passes can be purchased at Member Service.

Facility Hours

Sunday 10:00 AM-3:00 PM
Monday 5:00 AM-9:00 PM
Tuesday 5:00 AM-9:00 PM
Wednesday 5:00 AM-9:00 PM
Thursday 5:00 AM-9:00 PM
Friday 5:00 AM-7:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM

Childwatch Hours

8:30 AM-7:30 PM
Room will close at 7:00 PM if no children are present
10:00 AM-3:00 PM

The YMCA closes on major holidays: 

Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day

The YMCA will close early on: 

Christmas Eve (12:00 PM)
New Year's Eve (3:00 PM)

Ready to Join?

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    Location Amenities

    • Child Watch
    • 6 Lane Pool
    • Warm Water Therapy Pool
    • Gymnasium with 2 Full Courts
    • 1/10 of a Mile Indoor Track
    • Cardiovascular Center
    • Free Weight Room
    • CYBEX Strength Training Equipment
    • Special Needs/Family Locker Rooms
    • Mens & Womens Locker Room with Sauna
    • Aerobic Room/Track Aerobic Area
    • State Licensed Preschool
    • Babysitting Room (Infant to 12 Years) with Outdoor Playground

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