Testing Services

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 mask, photo ID, and completed health screening questionnaire, will be required when coming on campus. Appointments are required; the College is not permitted to proctor walk-in testing at this time. 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. The College also continues to administer tests remotely (online).

The Testing Center has availability in person as well as remotely (online). All appointments are by APPOINTMENT ONLY. Regular hours are:


  • Wednesday – 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Only currently enrolled students are eligible to come to campus as part of COVID protocols set forth by the College and SUNY. For more information, please visit https://www.sunydutchess.edu/covid/students_info_page.html. If you are able to meet these requirements, please email DCCProctor@sunydutchess.edu to schedule an appointment.


  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday  – 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

  • Tuesday – 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 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 Testing Center.

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