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

Weekdays: 7:30AM - Dusk
Weekends: 7:00AM - Dusk

No tee times, first come first serve.


The 1st tee is reserved for evening golf leagues each week as follows:

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  • Tuesday - 3:15-4:00PM
  • Wednesday - 3:45-5:40PM
  • Thursday- 4:15-5:30PM

  • Course to Open Late on Following Day(s)
    Due to Small Group Outings

    Saturday, June 15th
    Course Opens at 11:15AM


    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 rhett@vassargolfcourse.com.


    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.


    Join Our Email List

    To be added to our e-mail list, please send an e-mail to rhett@vassargolfcourse.com.


    June & July Events

    June 1, 15 Junior Clinics
    June 6, 20 Adult Clinics
    June 7 Mixed Couples Event
    2 Person Scramble
    June 22 4 Person Scramble
    July 6, 20 Junior Clinics
    July 12 Mixed Couples Event
    July 12
    July 13 4 Person Scramble
    July 25 Adult Clinics

    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.


    2019 Junior Golf Academy

    Session #1: July 8 - 11: 1 Spot Available
    Session #2: July 15 - 18: FULL

    See Junior Golf Academy for details and application.


    Dad's & Grads June Specials

    • FREE Golf Socks with the purchase of any Men's Shirt
    • Golf Socks and Sleeve of Balls - $10

    Vassar Junior Golf Leaugue
    2019 Summer Cup

    July 2nd - August 20th
    Tuesday’s @ 12:00 Noon

    No advanced sign-up
    No weekly commitment
    Play when you can!

    Questions - email Rhett at rhett@vassargolfcourse.com


    Recent Results

    • Mixed Couples Event
      2 Person Scramble
      Friday June 7
    • 1st Place - Kathryn & Jim - 36*
    • 2nd Place - Cathy & Mark - 36
    • 3rd Place - Lori & Jeff - 37*
    • * Won by Match of Cards
    Mixed Couples Event <br />2 Person Scramble Winners

    Jim & Kathryn, Cathy & Mark

    More Results and Pictures


    Hole-In-Ones

    On May 25th, Bill Vankleek of Poughkeepsie had his 1st ace on the 117 yard 3rd hole using a pitching wedge. Witnesses: Sean Wilk - Wappingers, Dave Place - Pleasant Valley, and John Burkowski - Clinton Corners

    On May 5th, Andy Bishop of NYC gets his 3rd hole in one on the 3rd hole (117 yards) using a 9 iron. Witnesses: Zenon Bishop - NYC and Graham Forward - Herdon, Virginia.

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