14th Street Y FAQ
Where is the 14th Street Y?
The 14th Street Y is located at 344 East 14th Street between First and Second Avenues and can be reached by taking the L Train to First Avenue or the 4, 5, 6, Q, N, or R trains to Union Square, or the M14, M9, or M15 bus.
Building Security Procedures
Visitors to the 14th Street Ymust adhere to security procedures. You may be asked to open your bags and may be subject to search upon entering the building. You will be asked to show your ID card(s) as you enter the 14th Street Y. No one will be admitted without a proper ID card. Smoking, skateboards, bikes, in-line skates, scooters, radios, inappropriate clothing or behavior, and pets are not permitted. Strollers must be folded and hung on the first floor stroller racks. The 14th Street Y is not responsible for personal property.
14 Street Y Code of Conduct
The 14th Street Y reserves the right to suspend or revoke membership and/or program attendance privileges to clients whose behavior is deemed inappropriate or detrimental to the well-being of the 14th Street Y, its members, program participants, or staff. Boisterous and/or profane language or gestures are not permitted on 14th Street Y property. Abusive treatment of members, program participants, and/or staff members will not be tolerated under any condition. Should a client, at any time, have due concern for the conduct of a staff member or client, he/she should contact Michael Meehan, General Manager or call (646) 395-4330.
The policies for Two x Two, 14th Street Y Preschool, Afterschool, and New Town Day Camp and New Country Day Camp accompany each program contract and differ from the class policies listed below.
You may register for a class, online, in person, or by phone. To register at the member rate, your membership must be active for the duration of the class and you must present your membership card at the time of registration. To register at the member rate for children's classes, you must have a Family or Single Parent membership. Full payment must accompany registration for classes.
Class schedules are subject to change based on registration.
Pro-Rate for Late Starters
When space permits, we will pro-rate the number of classes remaining, with the exception of Aquatic classes. There is no registration for Aquatics after the second class. There will be a charge $10 for administrative fees for late registration.
Transfer of Classes
Spaces for transfers are subject to availability. There is a $10 administrative fee for each transfer.
Limited scholarships are available for the 14th Street Y Preschool, After School, Parenting programs, New Town Day Camp, and New Country Day Camp. Applications are reviewed on a quarterly basis. To receive a scholarship application, please contact the Director of each program. All requests are strictly confidential. Presently, the 14th Street Y is unable to offer financial scholarships for membership.
Registration Class Refunds & Credit Policy*
There are no refunds or credits issued for classes or workshops that meet fewer than three times per semester. There are no refunds issued when withdrawing from a class. Eligibility for program credit is determined by the director of that program. To receive a 100% credit, written requests must be received at least one week prior to the first session. Credits will only be granted at the discretion of the program director. Class withdraw requests must be submitted in writing to the program director of the appropriate department.
*All fees for the 14th Street Y Preschool, Two X Two Program, and Summer Camps are nonrefundable.
The 14th Street Y is not responsible for providing makeup classes or issuing credits or refunds for programs missed as a result of client illness, scheduling conflicts, emergencies, or other events beyond our control. All 14th Street Y programs are subject to change or cancellation. We reserve the right to combine classes. If the 14th Street Y cancels a program, refunds will be issued.
Federal Tax ID Number
For your tax needs, our tax ID number is 13-5562210.
Locker rentals of medium and box sized lockers are available for members only. Large lockers are for day use only. Rentals are annual only, nonrefundable, and are prorate based on the date of rental. Day use lockers may not be used for overnight storage. Both non-rented and day use lockers are periodically clipped during the year.
Party & Event Rentals
Having a birthday party, bar or bat mitzvah, anniversary, reunion or a special event? Have it right here at the 14th Street Y! Our private rooms and rooftop are available for rental.
The 14th Street Y or its agents may record and/or photograph programs and use such images for publicity at their discretion. Your attendance and/or participation is deemed your consent to appear in such programs, photographs, recordings, print, website and social media without compensation or notification.