Late Enrollment Week!

The Admissions, ACT Center (advisement), Registration, Financial Aid and Student Accounts offices in the Student Services Center at the Poughkeepsie campus will be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. from Monday (8/22) to Thursday (8/25). (Please arrive by 6 p.m. if you need advisement.) Our Friday hours will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. We also will be open on Saturday, August 27 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Placement testing will be available on a walk-in basis from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday.

Classes begin on Monday, August 29. Don’t delay … register today!

Financial aid available

quick guide


More students than ever have found that Dutchess Community College, part of the State University of New York system, is the smart choice. Whether you're planning to transfer to a four-year college or enter the workforce after earning an associate degree or career certificate, DCC offers an enriching, engaging college experience. See our Viewbook, online catalog and Annual Report to learn more!

DCC has been recognized for academic excellence and outstanding student-success rates. Our beautiful campus, excellent faculty and 60+ programs create an exciting learning environment. DCC offers the lowest tuition in the state, convenient sites in Poughkeepsie and Wappingers Falls, and day, evening and online classes.

Those who wish to live on campus can enjoy living and learning in our beautiful, suite-style residence hall. Space is limited; apply now to avoid being waitlisted. Only students who have applied for admission to the College may apply to live in the residence hall. Click on the Live & Learn logo below to find out more.

Learn more about how DCC can help you Discover … Connect … Change. Join us for an upcoming information session and tour! Call (845) 431-8010.