No matter your age or income, Columbia Association (CA) offers affordable opportunities to gain membership and take advantage of our programs, services, and events. CA offers income-qualified memberships.

To receive income-qualified pricing, you must live on a CA assessed property and provide one of the following address verification documents (original documents, not copies):

  • Non-expired driver’s license
  • Bank statement
  • Current BGE bill
  • Deed to your house
  • Current lease from a Property Management Company (cannot be person to person)

Reduced rates are available for residents who live or work full-time on property protected by the CA covenants, and whose household income is within the federally-based guidelines shown below. If you are interested in participating, please complete the application below and return it to the Customer Care Team at 6310 Hillside Court, Suite 100, Columbia or Your applications must be accompanied by a computer-generated tax return transcript of your current year’s tax return, Section 8 or BRHP Housing Verification from HUD, or SSI-Supplemental Security Income (Individual memberships only). The application is offered both in English and Spanish.

Note: You must live or work full-time on CA-assessed property to receive an income-qualified rate.

Pricing and Additional Details


For 50% discount on all memberships, Columbia Neighborhood Swim League*, and group swim lessons*


For 50% discounts on Before and After School Care

1 $55,950 1 N/A
2 $63,950 2 $63,950
3 $71,950 3 $71,950
4 $79,900 4 $79,900
5 $86,300 5 $86,300
6 $92,700 6 $92,700
7 $99,100 7 $99,100
8 $105,500 8 $105,500

*You must have an income-qualified membership with CA to receive income-qualified discounts on swim lessons and Columbia Neighborhood Swim League.

Members who qualify for an income discount who currently pay regular membership dues are eligible for a refund of up to one month’s cost difference between what their regular membership dues were and their new income qualified rates.

CA’s Customer Care Team is available during working hours (Monday through Friday 9am-4pm) to answer any questions about memberships. Call 410-730-1801 or email for assistance.

How To Order Your Transcript From IRS Online

  1. Go to
  2. Under the Tools Heading, click on Order a Return or Account Transcript
  3. This will take you to a screen which will ask you to enter your Social Security number, birthday and address. (Note: if you filed a joint tax return, you must enter the Social Security number of the primary filer).
  4. On the next page, you will be prompted for “Type of Transcript”. Select “Tax Return Transcript”.
    1. Please note: The only IRS transcript that we accept is the Return Transcript
  5. The IRS will mail your transcript to you. The IRS suggests that it will take 5-10 days for its receipt. You may want to allow 2-3 weeks.