Gym Discounts

Bard Athletic Center at CUMC is located in Bard Hall. Memberships to this facility are available to Medical Center students, faculty, officers of administration, and staff, post-doctoral research fellows, alumni, and employees of Presbyterian Hospital, NYS Psychiatric Institute, Audubon Research Park. All eligible employees and their spouse/domestic partner may gain access to the facility and equipment by purchasing either Trip Tickets or an Annual Membership Package.

Crunch is a collection of state-of-the-art health clubs that has championed the cause of making serious exercise fun by pioneering a philosophy of entertainment and fitness. Columbia has partnered with Crunch to offer all employees and graduate students discounted monthly dues and enrollment fee on All Crunch and One Crunch month-to-month memberships. To get the discount, bring your Columbia University ID to your closest Crunch location. Download this flyer for more information and to get a free 3-day pass. Contact Randi Zinker to get more information. 

Dodge Fitness Center at Columbia University is a comprehensive wellness facility on the Upper West Side, conveniently located on the Morningside campus. Whether your interests include fitness improvement, lifetime sports or wellness and recreation, the Dodge Fitness Center community has an offering that is right for you. Memberships for faculty and staff are available at a competitive, reduced rate compared to the rate offered to affiliated neighbors. Visit the Dodge website for  information about membership options.


New York Health & Racquet Club (NYHRC) is a full-service health club with fantastic amenities including over 600 weekly classes, racquetball, basketball and squash courts, state-of-the-art equipment, pools and spa facilities, personal training, babysitting and much more.

NYHRC is offering Columbia faculty and staff a discounted membership of $85/month , with no initiation fee. A 12-month commitment is required.  The membership includes access to all NYHRC club locations and all classes. 

Stop by the Work/Life office in the North Gallery (balcony behind the statues) on the 4th floor of Low Library to request a free one-week membership to try the facilities. Enroll online using your email. For more information, please contact NYHRC representative Kiel Brink at (212) 220-0688 or

NYPH Fitness Center is exclusively for New York Presbyterian Hospital employees, retirees, Columbia University employees, students and alumni,the 6,500 square foot, state-of-the-art NYPH Employee Fitness Center Powered by Plus One is a fun, effective and convenient place to get fit. Membership is $60 per month. Call (212) 305-1800 or email for more information. 

New York Sports Club  offering Columbia faculty and staff the opportunity to join for $59.95 per month and an annual fee of $49.95.  Membership can be canceled at any time with 30 days notice.  To enroll or for more information, please contact Melynda Egenberg or call (646) 553- 3351.  Download this 3-day pass to check out NYSC for free.  Interested Columbia employees should see the attached application.   Join now to beat the March 2018 rate increase