The Department of Dance is housed in the entire three floors of the south wing in the renovated Hartwell Hall. Two highlights of the renovation are the 280-seat proscenium Hartwell Dance Theater and the 250-seat Rose L. Strasser Studio performance space. There is ample opportunity for students, faculty and guest artists to choreograph, perform, and present work. Five spacious studios with audio and video capability, grand piano and sprung floors for classes and rehearsals seven days a week. The dance facilities include ample men's and women's dressing rooms and lockers, a dance conditioning room, heated health pool with barres and jets, costume shop and an extensive library collection for dance research.