Gym Memberships

2020 and 2021 Plan Year Information

Gym Memberships

The Firm is pleased to offer a variety of fitness programs – including onsite gyms, corporate discounts, subsidies and specials – to help you get and stay in shape. Note: Eligibility to participate in certain Firm-subsidized fitness programs varies by business unit, location and level, as indicated below.

New York Metro: Onsite Gyms, Corporate Memberships, Subsidies and Specials

Onsite gyms: If you work in (or are visiting) New York City or Westchester, take advantage of the Firm’s two full-service onsite fitness centers. Membership starts at $25 per month for non-officers at the Westchester Fitness and at $30 per month for non-officers at the 1585 Broadway Fitness Center. Day passes are available for $10.
Eligibility: 1585: All full-time employees | Westchester: All employees

Corporate memberships: Employees and their spouses or domestic partners may purchase discounted memberships through the Firm at the following fitness companies. Your corporate membership will be honored at participating locations across the continental US. See Section 1 of the External Fitness Policy for pricing, contract details and contact information.
Eligibility: All US employees

  • Equinox LOCATIONS (Note: Access to locations depends on membership level; see the External Fitness Policy for details). For every friend or family member you refer, you will receive a $150 gift card.
  • New York Health and Racquet Club LOCATIONS
  • New York Sports Clubs LOCATIONS IN NY TRISTATE, BOSTON, PHILADELPHIA AND WASHINGTON, DC (Note: Corporate membership includes access to all clubs nationwide, except two executive clubs in Massachusetts)
  • Retro Fitness LOCATIONS (Note: Corporate membership includes VIP access – towel service, unlimited classes and tanning – only at 1 NY Plaza and basic access at all other locations.

Subsidies: Eligible New York metro employees can take advantage of a subsidy provided by certain business units, which can be used toward a corporate gym membership.
Eligibility: Varies by business unit, location and level

  • The maximum that can be claimed per 12-month calendar period is $300.
  • For employees in New York City, the subsidy may be used to offset membership fees at one of the four fitness companies above. (Note: The subsidy cannot be applied toward membership at the Firm’s onsite gyms at 1585 Broadway or 2000 Westchester Avenue.)
  • The Firm pays the subsidy directly to the gym. Eligibility for the subsidy is determined by office, level and business unit. For information on eligibility, how the subsidy program works and how to claim the subsidy, please see Section 2 of the External Fitness Policy. There are also FAQs.

Specials:
Eligibility: All US employees, contingents and consultants, unless noted otherwise

  • Active&Fit Direct: Choose from 9,000+ participating fitness centers and YMCAs nationwide for $25 a month (plus a $25 enrollment fee and applicable taxes). MORE
  • Aqua Studio NY (78 Franklin Street): 10% to 30% off classes and memberships. MORE
  • Athletic & Swim Club (787 7th Avenue): Various deals. For details, contact Madeline Roman at 212-265-3490 or contactus@athleticswim.com.
  • Complete Body Fitness and Wellness (310 East 57th Street location only): 20% to 25% off monthly and annual memberships. MORE
  • Flywheel: Studio Cycling and Barre Body Sculpting (New York and Atlanta locations only): 15% off class packages and memberships. Note: Offer available only to employees. MORE
  • Physique 57 (multiple locations): First two barre classes free.
  • SoulCycle (multiple locations): Buy 10 classes, get one free. MORE
  • Sports Center at Chelsea Piers (20th Street and Hudson River Park): No enrollment fee ($300 value) and $135 per month ($185 value).
  • TMPL Gym (355 West 49th Street): $100 a month membership and no initiation fee; show your employee ID to join.
  • YeloSpa (5 East 57th Street, plus São Paulo and San Juan locations): 15% off massage, skincare and body treatments. MORE

Elsewhere in the US: Corporate Memberships, Subsidies and Specials

Subsidies. Employees outside the New York metro area may join any fitness club of their choice and receive a subsidy of $25 per month or 50% of the annual fitness club membership, up to a maximum of $300 per year. Subsidies will be reimbursed via employees’ expense reports. For information on eligibility, how the subsidy works and how to claim the subsidy, please see Sections 2 and 3 of the External Fitness Policy, which also includes FAQs.
Eligibility: Varies by business unit, location and level

Corporate memberships. Employees across the country, as well as their spouses or domestic partners, may purchase discounted memberships through the Firm at the following national fitness companies. Your corporate membership will be honored at participating locations across the continental US. See Part 1 of the External Fitness Policy for pricing, contract details and contact information.
Eligibility: All US employees

  • Equinox FIND LOCATIONS (Note: Access to locations depends on membership level; see the External Fitness Policy for details). For every friend or family member you refer, you will receive a $150 gift card.
  • Sports Clubs FIND LOCATIONS IN BOSTON, PHILADELPHIA & WASHINGTON, DC AND NEW YORK METRO (Note: Corporate membership includes access to all clubs nationwide, except two executive clubs in Massachusetts)

Specials:
Eligibility: All US employees, contingents and consultants, unless noted otherwise

  • Active&Fit Direct: Choose from 9,000+ participating fitness centers and YMCAs nationwide for $25 a month (plus a $25 enrollment fee and applicable taxes). MORE
  • Flywheel: Studio Cycling and Barre Body Sculpting (Atlanta and New York locations only): 15% off class packages and memberships. Note: Offer available only to employees. MORE
  • Maryland Athletic Club (Harbor East, Timonium and Hunt Valley Express locations): Employees only can receive discounted monthly rates, the first month free, and a complimentary coaching session and fitness assessment free. MORE
  • SoulCycle (multiple locations): Buy 10 classes, get one free. MORE

Questions?
Email amenities@morganstanley.com