149 N. Clinton Street

Poughkeepsie, NY 12601



College Hill is a very well conditioned nine-hole golf course in the North-East section of Poughkeepsie. It was designed by William F. Mitchell and opened in 1933. The combination Pro Shop-Snack Bar has been completely renovated. The course and accommodations are all in great shape.


PGA Professional Vince Benedetto has created a fully stocked pro shop with the latest golf equipment, attractive apparel and all the accessories you will need. The shop also stocks a variety of beverages and snacks for your enjoyment. Vince also provides a full range of professional services including lessons, club fitting and, club repairs.


Full golf cart capability is available. If you crave a great nine holes or more in a very relaxed environment, come join us at College Hill.




Golf Course Etiquette

Rules and Etiquette  

  • Sign In Required Before Start of Play.

  • All Players Must Be Paid And Require A Bag And Clubs. Extra Walkers And Caddies Are Not Permitted.

  • Avoid Slow Play.

  • Always Allow Faster Players to Play Thru.

  • Groups Larger Than 4 are Not Permitted.

  • Please Pair Up To Eliminate Singles and Twosomes When No Starter Is Available.

  • Groups Making The Turn Will Alternate With Groups Waiting On The First Tee. Singles And Twosomes Will Fit Where Available.

  • Please Replace Divots and Repair Ball Marks.

  • Smooth Bunkers After Shots.

  • Turf Shoes Are Prohibited. Golf Spikes Only.

  • Please Wear Appropriate Attire.


Golf Cart Rules

  • Operator Must Be 21 Years Old.

  • First Come First Served. Reservations For Special Events Only.

  • 2 Players and 2 Bags Per Golf Cart Maximum.

  • Keep Golf Carts 30 Feet From Greens and Tees.

  • Please Return Golf Cart To Drop Off Area Past Front Door Immediately After Completion of Your Round. Return Keys To The Pro Shop.


Golf Lessons

at College Hill Golf Course

There is no better way to improve your game than taking a golf lesson from a PGA Golf Professional.

College Hill PGA Golf Professional Vince Benedetto has been instructing students from the beginner to a professional level for the past 25 years. Over the years Vince has worked with some of golf's top instructors including Michael Breed of the Golf Fix, the legendary Gene Borek, Tom Patri, Mike Schroeder, Jack Breno, Jim Wahl, and Vince's mentor and good friend through the years Jerry Impellitere.

Lesson Rates

  • Half Hour $45

  • 3 Half Hours $120

  • 6 Half Hours $200

  • Juniors 17 & Under - Half Hour $30



Visit our newly remodeled Pro Shop for all your golfing needs. You will find quality equipment, apparel, and accessories from all the major golf labels. And, at competitive prices.

Custom fitting services and demo clubs ensure you get the right clubs for your game. Stop in and see Vince or call for an appointment.

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College Hill Golf Course

149 N. Clinton StREET

Poughkeepsie, NY 12601


Vince Benedetto - Head Golf Professional

Brian Viola - Assistant Golf Professional

Christopher Kemble - Golf Course Superintendent


Questions? Feedback? email us at suggestions@mccanngolfcourse.com


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College Hill Golf Course

149 N. Clinton Street

Poughkeepsie, NY 12601