Testing Services

Need to schedule a placement test? New appointment slots have now been opened! If you don’t see a time that works for you, call the Testing Center at (845) 790-3733 to guarantee the fastest appointment that fits with your schedule! Don’t wait – classes are filling up. Call us today! 

Notice: The Testing Center at the Poughkeepsie campus is under a phased reopening based on the guidance of SUNY, New York State, Dutchess County, and Dutchess Community College administration. Face masks will be required when coming on campus. Appointments are required. Due to social distancing, ONLY the student will be allowed into the Testing Center at the appointment time. Currently, there is no availability for testing at Dutchess @ Fishkill.

Some Testing Services are available remotely, with full details on the appropriate web page for various exams. Regular hours for these Remote Testing Services are:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

This schedule is subject to change without notice based on demand, staffing, and health-related guidance by New York State, SUNY, and Dutchess County.

Testing Accommodations

All accommodations MUST be approved by the Office of Accommodative Services prior to scheduling course or placement tests with the Office of Academic Service and Testing.

Contact accommodativeservices@sunydutchess.edu for information regarding documentation requirements needed to establish accommodations. Students will be notified in writing of approved accommodations.

Accommodations are not retroactive. Students who choose to take a test without accommodations may not re-take the test with accommodations.

Email any questions to DCCProctor@sunydutchess.edu.

Standard information below may vary during the COVID-19 pandemic remote teaching and learning period.

Testing Services at the Poughkeepsie Campus


Testing Center

Orcutt Student Services Center, Room 104
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone: (845) 790-3733