Welcome to the home of RPI's ballroom dancing community! RPI Ballroom Dance is composed of four groups: Ballroom/Latin, Lindy Hop Swing, Argentine Tango, and the competitive Ballroom Team. We are the among the largest student-run organizations at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, offering dancers of all skill levels a variety of options to have fun and improve their abilities. We hold various lessons and practices for all types of dance, including lessons specialized in Argentine Tango and Lindy Hop. We welcome all from RPI and the Albany Capital District. We hope you can join us!

Check out our Class Schedule for lesson and practice times!

Recent Updates

  • Intro Dance

    Saturday, January 10, 2015

    Have you ever considered dancing but for some reason never have, whether it be you were busy last semester or you feel like you can't dance?

    Well no worries! On Friday January 30th at 7:00PM in the McNeil Room in the Union, RPI Ballroom will be hosting an Intro Dance for you to get a taste of the amazingness that is Ballroom Dancing!

    No experience and no partner required! Hope to see you there.

  • Start of Lessons!

    Monday, September 15, 2014

    We hope that everyone had fun at the Intro Dance last Friday! If you missed it, don't feel bummed or left out. There'll be more opportunities to dance!

    Lessons are beginning today. No experience is required! First lessons are free! Come on by, meet people, learn to dance, and have tons of fun!

    You can find us in the Student Activity Room (SAR) of Academy Hall on the first floor. Our schedule is located on our schedule page as well as our calendar. We hope to see you soon!

  • Intro Dance

    Thursday, August 28th, 2014

    Welcome back to school everyone! We hope that the first week of classes has been treating you well. Today is RPI's Activities Fair and we will be there! Come on out and meet us. Sign up to our email lists if you already haven't.

    In other news, though, our biannual Intro Dance will be on Friday, September 12th in the McNeil Room at the Union! Dancing is free, no experience is required, and you don't need a partner! Just come on out, we'll teach you how to get your groove on, and enjoy! Make sure to join us on our Facebook event page.

    Get ready to be sexy, smooth, silly, suave, you name it!

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