Frequently Asked Questions

Membership cards can be printed or saved digitally at Simply log in with your GHIN number and last name. Once logged in click the “three lines” menu button in the top left corner and select “My Card” to view your membership card.

Pro Tip: Screenshot your membership card on your phone to always have easy access to it!

Eligible members are former Youth on Course members who are between the ages of 19 and 25.

Membership is $25 per calendar year (ends December 31).

All NCGA NEXT memberships are valid for a full 12-months from the day you join. (Eg. If you join on August 1, your membership is valid through July 31 of the following year).

After you sign up, you will receive a “Welcome” email with your membership number. If you already have a GHIN number from another club, be sure to sign up with that number to avoid being assigned a new one.

You can play golf using your NCGA NEXT membership card as many times as you like – there is no limit. However, you can not use the card to play in tournaments, competitions or organized events. Please check the course map for NCGA NEXT availability at participating facilities.

No. NCGA NEXT membership does not cover range balls or cart fees.

Member applications can take up to 24 – 48 hours to process. Be sure to check your spam, junk, or clutter folders just in case. Still don’t see it? Contact us at or call us at 831-625-4653.

NCGA NEXT membership is only available online. You can keep your golf course or club membership and also join NCGA NEXT to have access to affordable golf at participating course and facilities throughout Northern California.

Yes. What’s better than affordable golf? Affordable golf with a friend! We welcome friends of YOC Alumni members to also join the club, as long as they are between the ages of 19-25 years old.

Check out our other clubs online here or consider joining at a club or course near you. When you join, you become part of a community of over 180,000 golfers in Northern California. In addition to our USGA Handicap service, you also get exclusive golf and travel discounts and access to a variety of golf events. View the full list of NCGA Member Benefits.

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