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 Weekdays at 7:30AM
Open Weekends at 7:00AM

No tee times, first come first serve.


Golf Leagues

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

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

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.


May & June Events

May 4, 18 Adult Clinics
May 6, 13, 20 Junior Clinics
May 13 4 Person Scramble
May 27 Parent/Child Event
June 1, 15 Adult Clinics
June 2 Mixed Couples Event
2 Person Scramble
June 3, 10, 24 Junior Clinics
June 10 2 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.


Special Events

Monday, August 14th Course closed until 12 noon due to small group outing
Thursday, August 24th Course closed until 12 noon as we host the Folds of Honor golf tournament

2017 Junior Golf Academy

Session #1: July 10 - 13
Session #2: July 17 - 20

See Junior Golf Academy for details and application.


Rhett's Golf Tips

Looking for some golf tips? Check out Rhett's latest tips The Putts Add Up! and Pace of Play.


2017 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 rhett@vassargolfcourse.com or call (914) 204-7304


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.