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

Register here to get started. Then follow the steps below:

  • You will need a Husky ID to enter the gym. Go to the Northeastern University Husky ID Office, located at 4 Speare Place (adjacent to the Marino Center on Huntington Avenue) to pick up your ID.

  • If you have a Northeastern ID card issued before September 1, 2019, you will need to get a new Husky ID card. 

Membership Fee Structure

September 1, 2019–December 31, 2019 $150
September 1, 2019–May 31, 2020 $360
September 1, 2019–August 31, 2020 $480
January 1, 2020–May 31, 2020 $190
June 1, 2020–August 31, 2020 $135

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 $200 per semester (January–April, May–August, and September–December). Every semester, T&R will offer two free visits during the first two weeks of the semester, provided you show your Berklee ID. 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:

Boston Sports Club

Boston Sports Club offers a discounted membership for Berklee students under the age of 24 with their student ID. The location closest to Berklee is listed below; however, with their membership, Berklee students will have access to all clubs and classes in Boston.


Back Bay at Prudential Center
800 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199


  • Monday–Thursday, 5:30 a.m.–10:30 p.m.
  • Friday, 5:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

Phone: 617-262-2050

For more information about the membership, click here.


Planet Fitness

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


Downtown Crossing
17 Winter St.
Boston, MA 02108


  • Open and staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week

Phone: 617-482-1210