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

Hours:  7:00AM - Dusk, 7 Days a Week

No tee times, first come first serve.

Weekday Evenings Open Play

There are many weekday evenings to get 9 holes in after work, before the sun goes down. With the exception of the times listed below, come join us one of these beautiful evenings.

  • League Play
  • Tuesday - 3:15 - 4:00PM
  • Wednesday - 3:45 - 5:40PM
  • Thursday - 4:15 - 6:00PM

Gift Certificates

Gift Certificates are available in the Golf Shop or by mail. To receive a Gift Certificate by mail, please e-mail Rhett at rhett@vassargolfcourse.com or call (914) 204-7304 with details.

Gift Certificates can be used for rounds of golf, golf lessons, clinics or golf shop merchandise.

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.

Golf Tip of the Week

Looking for some golf tips? Check out Rhett's latest tips.

2015 August Events

August 1, 8, 15: Junior Clinics
August 6, 20: Adult Clinics
August 7: Mixed Couples Event
3 Club
August 22: 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.


Looking for Golfers to Sponsor A Group of 4 Veterans for Folds of Honor event on Aug 27th - $125 per foursome.

For details see the application on-line and also available in Golf Shop or call Rhett at (914) 204-7304

2015 Junior Golf Academy

Final Day Tournament Results

Session #1 Results

SKILLS CHALLENGE (Pitch, Chip, Putt)

  • Champion: Mark Gambeski - 110 points
  • Runner-Up: Richie Decker - 100 points
  • 3rd place: Robert DeLaurentis - 108 points
  • 4th place: Claire Jones - 99 points
  • 5th place: Catherine Gambeski, Chris Meridian - 97 points


  • Champions +2
  • Robert DeLaurentis
  • Claire Jones
  • Morgan Geschiedle
  • Gabriella Rado
  • Second Place +3
  • Catherine Gambeski
  • Charles Brady
  • Vanessa Chamorro


  • Sarah Brady
  • Gwen Harriman

Session #2 Results

SKILLS CHALLENGE (Pitch, Chip, Putt)

  • Champion: Oliver Watson - 176 points
  • Runner-Up: Samantha Landrum - 157 points


  • Champions +3
  • Lenny Casabura (Captain)
  • Johnny Mulcahy
  • Oliver Katz
  • Julie Aichelmann
  • Morgan Geschiedle
  • Second Place +3
  • Oliver Watson (Captain)
  • Olivia Spagnola
  • Sierra Wiser
  • Griffin Landrum
  • Ryan Belmonte


  • Katherine Pullaro

See the Junior Golf Academy for images.

New Junior Golf League
Summer Cup

  • Tuesdays at Noon
  • June 30 - August 25

All junior golfers are welcome to join our weekly 9 hole summer golf league. No commitment required. Play when you can. See our flyer for more details.

Check out the weekly results.

4 Person Scramble
Saturday, July 11

  • 1st Place - Team Burkowske - 57
  • 2nd Place - Team Wilkes - 58


On June 14 Mike Fisher, from Cold Spring, gets a hole in one on Hole #3, 117 yards using a SW. This was his first Hole in One. Witness: Dan Burns from Central Valley