Welcome!

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

  • 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!

  • WeR Gold Page Live!

    Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

    WeR live! Check out Ballroom's new fundraiser page on WeR Gold. Help us toward the goal of a new floor that would not only benefit us, but the other dance teams on campus as well!

    This old floor can't take much more!

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