Welcome to the
UW Dance

The Dance Program at the University of Washington, housed in Meany Hall for the Performing Arts, offers a dance major, dance minor and a highly competitive and innovative M.F.A. program. The undergraduate program serves up to 40 dance majors, 90 minors, seven graduate students, and over 1,000 non-major students who enroll in dance courses each quarter.
Mission Statement »


  In honor of the Dance Program’s upcoming 50th anniversary, Velocity Dance Center and the UW Dance Program have an offer just for one of our graduates. Apply for a spot on the Bridge Project with...
The College of Arts & Sciences is offering a new program of study in  Musical Theater culminating in a Bachelor of Arts with a major in  Individualized Studies. Through a collaborative and unique...
Robert Moses, one of America's leading choreographers, has collaborated with University of Washington students and alumni to create a new dance piece called "Draft".

Upcoming Performances

Bruce McCormick and Storme Sundberg in Susan Marshall's Cloudless
Meany Hall for the Performing Arts // Oct 9 to Oct 12
Described as “pure, buoyant delight for audiences” by the Seattle Times, the Chamber Dance Company consists of professional dancers now pursuing MFA degrees. The company, known for... Learn more»
Dance Faculty 2014
Meany Hall for the Performing Arts // Jan 23 to Jan 25
Showcasing original choreography by our nationally and internationally recognized faculty, this popular concert features advanced dance students, faculty and guest artists. With an array of... Learn more»
 Mike O'Neal, Jr.'s "Reflection" Dance Majors 2014
Meany Studio Theatre // Mar 4 to Mar 8
Experience Contemporary Dance from a fresh and youthful perspective! Enjoy the exuberance as UW Dance Majors express their creative voices through every aspect of dance–from choreography to... Learn more»