Holiday Discounts at YMCA and Island

Ithaca YMCA Offers Discounted Day/Guest Passes with Your Cornell ID

  • From December 20, 2021 - January 24, 2022, Cornell employees, retirees, and graduate students produce their Cornell ID at the Y Welcome Center in order to be admitted to the Ithaca Y with usage in accordance with current policies, at a special rate of $10/day. Patrons may participate in activities at the Y including fitness classes, lap swimming, fitness center usage, and general facility usage.
  • ChildWatch is available at the non-member/hour rate, and by pre-registration only, payable upon checking in at the Y Welcome Center, observing the current written policies.
  • This special Holiday arrangement is intended for Cornell employees, retirees, and graduate students only; family members of Cornell employees, retirees, and graduate students will pay the regular daily participation fees.

Please check the YMCA of Ithaca's website , or call the Y Welcome Center at (607) 257-0101 with any questions. In addition, the website may be consulted for schedules of aquacize and fitness classes, hours of operation, facility policies including vaccination restrictions for pool usage, and more.

Island Health & Fitness Offers Discounted Day/Guest Passes with Your Cornell ID

  • Day/Guest passes at Island Health & Fitness normally priced at $12, are sold for $6 during the holiday season!
  • Downtown Location (310 Taughannock Blvd): Valid December 20, 2021 – January 23, 2022
  • Community Corners Location (903 Hanshaw Rd)*: Valid January 1, 2022 – January 23, 2022
  • Employees and graduate students must show their Cornell ID card for discount. This discounted deal is only available to Cornell employees and graduate students and does not include their spouses/partners. All individuals must show proof of vaccination when entering the facilities.

Check the Island Health and Fitness site for hours of operation. *This location is re-opening in January. Passes do not include access to IGNITE classes.


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