Ballroom Dance


Sunday: 3:00 pm-6:00 pm
Monday: 5:30 pm-7:30 pm
Tuesday: 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Wednesday: 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Thursday: 6:00 pm-9:00 pm


We meet many days a week, every week. Mondays and Tuesdays are for Lindy Hop Swing, Argentine Tango is on Mondays. Ballroom & Latin is on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The Team meets Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.
Meeting Location: 
Academy Hall Dance Studio


Claire Hensley
Susannah Kane
Vice President (Ballroom/Latin)
Samm Katcher
Captain (Team)
Sarah McRae
Captain (Team)
Steven Beninati
Vice President (Lindy Hop)


RPI Ballroom exists to provide students with a unique dance experience through lessons, workshops, social dances, and competitive opportunities, as well as a sense of belonging to a community of student dancers dedicated to having fun and developing abilities.
Welcome to the home of RPI's ballroom dancing community! RPI Ballroom Dance is composed of four groups: Ballroom/Latin, Lindy Hop Swing, 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!
Contact Claire at or go to the website  where the calendar and schedule can be found.
Student Activities Resource Person (SARP):