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

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Golf Course Hours

Spring Hours

Open at 8:00AM, 7 Days a Week
No tee times, first come first serve.

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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May & June Events

May 2, 16 Junior Clinics
May 7, 21 Adult Clinics
May 9 4 Person Scramble
May 23 Parent/Child Tournament
June 4, 18 Adult Clinics
June 6, 20 Junior Clinics
June 12 Mixed Couples Event
2 Person Scramble
June 27 4 Person Scramble

To sign-up call 845-473-9838 two weeks in advance.
See the Schedule of Events for event details. See the Calendar of Events for the full season listing.

2020 Junior Golf Academy

Session #1: July 6 - 9
Session #2: July 13 - 16

See Junior Golf Academy for details and application.

Gift Certificates

Gift the gift of golf this holiday season! Gift certificates are available during the off-season and can be mailed or picked up at the golf course. Please call (914) 204-7304 or e-mail 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

Rhett's Golf Tips

Looking for some golf tips? Check out Rhett's latest tip - Getting Ready for Golf - 2020! .


On May 11, Eric Kidney of Pleasant Valley had his 2nd career ace on Hole #3 using his 9 iron. Witnesses: Byron Letendre, Brian Leternre and Mark Mayo - all from Pleasant Valley

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