SUNY Dutchess offering reduced tuition for students

POUGHKEEPSIE – Students 16-and-over who are in their junior or senior year of high school or are being home-schooled, and are residents of Dutchess or Putnam counties, can now take classes remotely this fall at Dutchess Community College for one-third of the standard tuition rate.

The opportunity gives students, who may be looking for other options in the face of online high school classes this fall, the chance to earn college credits on a full- or part-time basis for $60.67 per credit.

Those interested in learning more are invited to attend one of three online information sessions, Aug. 5 at 4 p.m., Aug. 12 at 7 p.m. or Aug. 18 at 6 p.m. Registration for the info sessions is required and can be done at More information also can be obtained by sending an email to or calling (845) 431-8010. 

Fall classes begin Aug. 24.

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