Gym Memberships and Local Recreation

Berklee has partnerships with Northeastern University, the YMCA, and the Tennis and Racquet Club so that you can exercise close to campus.

Northeastern University

Please be advised that you must use your Berklee-issued email address, ending with to sign-up. registrations will be discarded.

Once your application is received, an email will be sent to you (within two business days) with your assigned Northeastern University ID number, and instructions on how to pay the fee and obtain the Northeastern University Husky ID card, in order to gain access to our facilities.

Register here to start your membership with Northeastern University.

2022–2023 Membership Fee Structure

September 1, 2022–August 31, 2022 $480.00
September 1, 2022–May 31, 2023 $360.00
September 1, 2022–December 31, 2022  $200.00
January 1, 2023–May 31, 2023 $220.00
June 1, 2023–August 31, 2023 $140.00

Read about Northeastern's guest policy.


Students can use the YMCA as long as they bring their Berklee ID card and pay the monthly membership fee of $42.


316 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


  • Monday–Thursday, 5:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m.
  • Friday, 5:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday, 7:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.

Phone: 617-927-8060

Membership Referral

Once you join the YMCA, you can invite your friends and earn a free month of membership for every referral. Visit the Welcome Desk for more details.

Tennis and Racquet Club (T&R)

The Tennis and Racquet Club is offering Berklee students a discounted membership. The cost is $100 to join and $80 per month after. For information about the membership, click here.


939 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02115


  • Monday–Friday, 6:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

​Phone: 617-536-4630

Other low-cost options near Berklee include the following:

Planet Fitness

Planet Fitness offers memberships that start as low as $10/month, with an annual fee of $39.99.


361 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115


  • Monday–Thursday, Open 24 Hours
  • Friday, 12 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. 
  • Saturday and Sunday, 7:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.

Phone: 857-302-0860