YMCA of Southeastern North Carolina


Joining the Y may be the best thing you do for you and your family all year

We are an inclusive nonprofit organization of men, women and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurture the potential of kids, promote healthy living and foster a sense of social responsibility. The Y is a great place to improve your health, try new activities and spend time with family and friends. Our community brings together people of all abilities, ages, ethnicities, financial circumstances, genders, races and religions.

Your membership includes all of the following:


Rates & Fees

Membership Type
Joiner Fee
Monthly Draft
Annual Draft
Young Adult (12-17 yrs) $25.00 $27.00 $324.00
Adult (18-62 yrs) $50.00 $40.00 $480.00
Senior (62+ yrs) $50.00 $34.00  $408.00
Senior Family  $100.00 $60.00 $720.00
Adult w/ Dependents $100.00 $56.75 $681.00
Family $100.00 $69.50 $834.00
Financial Assistance

The Y is a 501(c)3 charity and is one of the largest philanthropic organizations in the world. Every day, the Wilmington Family YMCA offers quality, affordable programs and services designed to benefit people of all incomes and backgrounds. The Y is an essential part of our community and it belongs to everyone regardless of income, which is why the Y offers financial assistance to qualifying individuals and families who cannot afford membership.

For financial assistance with your YMCA membership, please download our Pathways Application and bring it to our Express Y membership desk. 

Pathways Application

Silver & Fit

The Wilmington Family YMCA is now a part of the Silver&Fit Exercise and Healthy Aging program to help encourage older adults to maintain a regular exercise schedule that can improve their overall quality of life. This program is designed to provide Medicare beneficiaries with opportunities to improve their fitness by offering no-cost or low-cost access to fitness facility memberships through arrangements with certain health plans. To find out if you are eligible for this new program please take a look at the following steps in order to change your YMCA Membership Type.

  1. Call your health insurance provider and inquire if this program is offered
  2. Pay to enroll in the Silver & Fit program through your health insurance provider
  3. Be sure to specify that the Wilmington Family YMCA is your host facility
  4. Once you receive a confirmation letter, bring it in to the Express Y so that we can change your membership type


Day Passes

Day passes are available to purchase for the Express Y, 6-Lane Pool and Gymnasium facilities. Guests ages 14 & under must be supervised by a parent or supervising guardian ages 16 and older.

$10/Day Ages 15 & Older
$5/Day Ages 6 weeks - 14 years
Facility Age Requirement

Members ages 11 & under must be supervised by a parent or guardian ages 16+

Youth & Teen Certification
Youth ages 10-12 years who wish to use the cardio & selectorized equipment must become Youth Certified before doing so. 
Teens ages 13-15 years may use the cardio selectorized and free weights after becoming Teen Certified.
Youth Participation in Group Exercise Classes
Ages 2-4 years may participate in Kids & Family Classes with a supervising guardian
Ages 5-12 years may participate in Kids & Family Classes without a supervising guardian
Ages 8-12 years may participate in adult Group Exercise Classes with a supervising guardian after completing certification process

Youth Certification Pamphlet


Day-use lockers are available for members to use while utilizing our Express Y and Pool facilities. Please remember to bring your own locks and towels!

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