Vassar Golf Course ~ Poughkeepsie, NY ~ 845.473.9838
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Welcome to Vassar Golf Course

Vassar Golf Course is a nine hole public golf course situated on the beautiful Vassar College campus in Dutchess County, New York. Established in 1930, the course offers a scenic 2,500 yard layout with beautiful mature trees, character and charm. All players are welcome on a first come, first serve basis. Vassar is a very enjoyable walking course, however, golf carts are available. An average round of golf requires only two hours. Vassar welcomes golfers of all levels, including juniors, seniors and families. The course is a fair challenge for beginner to intermediate golfers.

  • Vassar Golf Course
  • PGA Golf Instruction
  • Golf Carts & Pull Carts
  • Rental Clubs
  • Golf Shop
  • Season Passes
  • Golf Leagues
  • Junior & Senior Rates
  • The 9 Hole Advantage
  • Play in 2 Hours or Less
  • Tee Times not Required
  • Easy Walking Course
  • Excellent Value

Golf Course Hours

Open 8:00AM to Dusk
7 Days a Week

No tee times, first come first serve.

The course will be closing for the season on Sunday, November 25th.

Gift Certificates

Gift the gift of golf. Gift certificates can be used for golf lessons, clinics, rounds of golf or golf shop merchandise. Available in the Golf Shop or by emailing Rhett at

Golf Leagues

To express interest in joining a golf league in the Spring, or start a new golf league (Men's, Women's or Mixed), please e-mail Rhett at or call (914) 204-7304

Small Group Golf Outings

With the beautiful and prestigious Vassar College Campus as a backdrop, Vassar Golf Course is the ideal setting for your next golf outing - fundraiser, tournament, corporate or social golf event.

We cater to small groups who want to focus their day on a Fun Day of Golf.  All aspects of your day will be organized from start to finish:  instructional clinic, golf , scoring and lunch.  Customized to meet your needs. Details. Please call (914) 204-7304.

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VGC News

Course Closing: The course will be closing for the season on Sunday, November 25th.

Pro Shop Sale: End of year shirt sale, $15 off all shirts.

2019 Golf Leagues: If anyone is interested in joining or forming a new league for 2019, call Rhett at 914-204-7304.

Recent Event Results

  • Jack Frost Scramble
    Saturday September 29
  • 1st Place - Team Scotti - 56
  • 2nd Place - Team Vandervoort - 57
  • 3rd Place - Team Wilk - 60
  • * Won by Match of Cards
  • Closest to Pin #3 - Dick Scotti
  • Mixed Couples Event - 3 Club
    Friday August 24
  • 1st Place - Donna & Tom - 36
  • 2nd Place - Rebecca & Bill - 37
  • 3rd Place - Jeanine & Lou - 39
  • Closest to Pin #3 - Lou - 6' 1.5"
  • Folds of Honor ~ Patriot Day Golf
    Thursday August 23
  • 1st Place - 30
    Dave Place, Jack Fallon, Jim Marxer, Val Sammarco
  • 2nd Place - 32
    Joe Kulick, Al Kesting, Joe Gallagher, Werner Kyle
  • 3rd Place - 32
    Dave Goethchius, Frank Perry, Jack Gleason, Jim Welsh
  • Closest to Pin #2 - Don Spreer - 10"
  • Closest to Pin #3 - Ray Ricci - 6' 1"
  • Closest to Pin #6 - Chris Coomes - 14' 3"
  • Closest to Pin #7 - Mike Jamba - 1' 5"

More Results and Pictures


On May 1, Trevor Barr had his 1st hole-in-one on Hole #3 - 117 yards. He used his Approach Wedge. Witnesses were Seth Knickerbocker, Jerry Higgins and Bruce McGilvray.

More Hole-In-Ones