Wildcats at the YMCA

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Student Discount at The Granite YMCA

UNH Manchester has partnered with The Granite YMCA to get undergraduate and graduate students a highly discounted Y membership. From fitness equipment to group exercise classes, indoor and outdoor pools to tennis and basketball courts — for just $50 per semester, you can take advantage of all The Granite YMCA has to offer at any of its five locations.

Just a 10-minute walk from UNH Manchester, think of the YMCA of Downtown Manchester as an extension of our campus. Give your brain a break with a fitness class or get a change of scenery by bringing your homework to the member lounge, complete with free Wi-Fi. Learn more below.

YMCA Membership Contact:

Phone: (603) 623-3558
Email: wildcatwellness@graniteymca.org

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All University of New Hampshire at Manchester students are eligible for a discounted membership to the five locations of The Granite YMCA. Students must sign up for the 2021-2022 academic year by October 1, 2021 (fall) or February 25, 2022 (spring) in order to receive the discounted rates. Students that sign up for the fall semester must visit the YMCA a minimum of eight times in order to maintain their discounted rate for the spring semester. Fill out your membership application below and bring it to the front desk of The Granite YMCA.

Undergraduate Application

Graduate Application

Check out the group fitness and pool schedules by selecting your YMCA branch from the dropdown menu.

Share your Y experience with a friend or family member! To use this free guest pass, please bring your guest and their photo ID to the front desk of The Granite YMCA.

Limitations and restrictions apply. Please contact the Wildcat Wellness coordinator at 603-623-3559 ext. 2257 or wildcatwellness@graniteymca.org with any questions.

Through this partnership, UNH Manchester provides employees of The Granite YMCA with a 10% tuition grant towards part- or full-time enrollment in any undergraduate program and select graduate programs.

  • Tuition grant is only available to full-time, part-time and seasonal employees of The Granite YMCA, not to dependents or family members.
  • Tuition grant may be used for undergraduate continuing education courses offered by UNH Manchester.
  • Students wishing to enroll full-time must apply and be accepted to UNH Manchester or UNH Graduate School at Manchester to be considered for the tuition grant.
  • To receive the tuition discount, each student must complete the Community Partnership Tuition Program verification form and submit it to the Business Office each semester. Once approved, UNH Manchester will adjust your tuition charges to the discounted rate.

Check out our course schedule, or contact our Office of Admissions for more information.