MEMBERSHIP INQUIRY

MEMBERSHIP INQUIRY


The Roxbury Swim & Tennis Club membership is open to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental limitation or disabled status.  There shall be no policy of giving member preference to anyone for any reason. 

The club is a corporation, organized and existing under the laws of the State of Connecticut.  Its’ purpose is to promote athletic and social activities among its members.  The Club Bylaws define each type of membership and limit the number of units within each category.

All membership units (except “Seasonal Paddle Tennis”) run from May 1st through April 30th and are required to pay a one-time capital assessment fee when joining ($2,500 for a family membership; $1,250 for all other membership units), pay annual dues, and purchase a $2,000 non-transferable bond (subject to 10% Connecticut dues tax) in the second year of membership.  The face value of the bond is refundable after resignation and a new member purchases their bond.

Applying for Membership

An application for membership in the Club must be sent to the Membership Chairperson, along with a $50 application fee.  All applicants must obtain a written recommendations from two current membership units.  If you don’t know any current members, membership may be obtained through a meeting with the General Manager or a representative from the Board of Governors.  For more information about the Club e-mail membership@roxburyclub.com.

Membership Categories and Costs

Family | Couple | Senior Couple | Single | Senior Single | Seasonal Paddle Tennis

Membership is limited by category, and applicants are placed on a waiting list, pending resignation of an active member. 

A Family unit is defined as one or two adults ages 21 years or older, and all unmarried children under the age of 26, living in the same household.  Children under the age of 26 must live at home a minimum of three months per year to qualify as a member of a Family Unit.  A Family unit may not consist of two unrelated single adults living together primarily for financial reasons (i.e. roommates).  If a Family unit bondholder is divorced, his or her children under the age of 26 shall be considered a part of the Bondholder’s Family unit whether or not they reside in the Bondholder’s household.  Cost:  $2,350 including tax.

A Couple unit is defined as two adults ages 21 years or older living in the same household with no children under the age of 26, or a single adult living with only one child under the age of 26.  A Couple unit may not consist of two unrelated single adults living together primarily for financial reasons (i.e. roommates).  The unit dues are 80% of the Family unit dues.  Cost:  $1,880 including tax.

A Senior Couple unit is defined as two adults living in the same household where at least one is a minimum of 65 years of age as of May 30th.  Children are not considered a part of this membership unit.  A Senior Couple unit may not consist of two unrelated single adults living together primarily for financial reasons (i.e. roommates).  The unit dues are 60% of the Family unit dues.  Cost:  $1,410 including tax.

A Single unit is defined as one unmarried, divorced or widowed adult ages 21 years or older.  The Board of Governors may allow a married individual who has been a bondholding member of the Club for a minimum of five years to qualify as a Single unit, and standard guest rules would then apply to his/her family.  The unit dues are 60% of the Family unit dues.  Cost:  $1,410 including tax.

A Senior Single unit is defined as one unmarried, divorced or widowed adult who is a minimum of 65 years of age.  The unit dues are 40% of the Family unit dues.  Cost:  $940 including tax.

A Seasonal Paddle Tennis unit is defined as either one adult ages 21 years or older, or a family (up to 2 adults and all children under the age of 26 living in the same household).  Seasonal paddle tennis members are only allowed to use the paddle tennis courts and tennis pavilion between October 1st and mid-April.  Cost:  $660 for a single and $770 for a family including tax. No application fee, initiation fee, or bond is required.