Last Updated: Oct 03, 2016 05:28PM EST

Membership Fees

The annual membership fee for an individual remains $40 for adults and $25 for seniors, juniors, and Armed Services members and veterans, as well as for college students and YCS Strides teachers.

There are several ways to qualify for a $25 membership:
  • Senior
    • For individuals age 62 and over
  • Junior
    • For individuals age 17 and under
  • Armed Services
    • To qualify for our Armed Services Veterans and Active Duty Military membership rate, please send a copy of your DD-214 form or Veteran Identification Card (VIC) (for veterans) or (for active-duty military) a copy of your Common Access Card (CAC), current orders, or an award citation. To join via this membership type, please attach a copy of one of these documents to your My NYRR profile. If we do not receive your official documentation within 15 days of your membership registration, your membership will be transferred to an annual membership ($40) and your card will be charged an additional $15.
  • Collegiate
    • To qualify as a college student who is enrolled in a degree program, please attach a copy of your current student ID to your My NYRR profile. If we do not receive your official documentation within 15 days of your membership registration, your membership will be transferred to an annual membership ($40) and your card will be charged an additional $15. A copy of your current student ID card will be required at each time of renewal.
  • NYRR Youth Program Leads and Assistants
    • For official NYRR Youth Program Leads and Assistants YCS Strides Teachers. To join via this membership type, please upload your STRIDES ID to your NYRR profile. If we do not receive your official documentation within 15 days of your membership registration, your membership will be transferred to an annual membership ($40) and your card will be charged an additional $15. You will be required to enter a copy of your current STRIDES ID at each time of renewal.