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

7:00AM till dusk
7 days a week
No tee times, first come first serve.


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.


Customized Clinics for Women

Clinics especially designed for a group of four women in a series of (3) 1 hour sessions. The sessions will focus on the basic rules, ettiqute, short game, putting, full swing and on course instruction. You may bring your own group of four women, and design your own clinic with specific dates/times that fit your schedules, daytime or evenings. Details. For more information, call Rhett (914) 204-7304


Join Our Email List

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

July & August 2016 Events

July 7, 21: Adult Clinics
July 9, 16, 30: Junior Clinics
July 23: Putting Tournament
July 28: Junior Club Championship
July 30: 4 Person Scramble
August 4, 18: Adult Clinics
August 6, 13, 20: Junior Clinics
August 19: Mixed Couples Event
August 20: 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.


Parent/Child Tournament
Saturday July 16

  • 1st Place - Aracely & Eric - 35
  • 2nd Place - Noah & Jeff - 37*
  • 3rd Place - Jonah & Jojo - 37*
  • 4th Place - Illeina & Bob - 40*
  • 5th Place - Parker & Chad - 40*

Closest to the Pin #3: Joan Gambeski - 5'8"

* Won by Match of Cards


Mixed Couples Event
2 Person Pinehurst
Friday, June 24

  • 1st Place - Patty & Al - 36
  • 2nd Place - Melanie & Jim - 37
  • 3rd Place - Kathryn & Jim - 38

2016 Carolyn Cup
Saturday, June 18

  • 1st - Sue McGarvey & Louise Morin - 69
  • 2nd - Pat Coleman & Pam Alley - 76
  • 3rd - Pat Kelly & Marianna Peek - 77

Closest to the Pin #3: Lynne Deverman
Closest to the Pin #6: Jeanne Annis
Long Drive: Dr. Lou


Four Person Scramble
Saturday, June 11

  • 1st Place - Team Wilk - 59
  • 2nd Place - Team Vandervoort- 60*
  • 3rd Place - Team Cross - 60*

* Won by Match of Cards


Vassar Junior Golf Leaugue
2016 Summer Cup

June 28th - August 23th
Tuesday’s @ 12:00 Noon

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

Details. Questions - Call the Golf Shop at 845-473-9838 or e-mail Rhett at rhett@vassargolfcourse.com


2016 Junior Golf Academy

Session #1: July 11 - 14 ~ Session Full
Session #2: July 18 - 21 ~ Session Full

See Junior Golf Academy for details and application.