Lactation Rooms

  • Mailing Address: Throughout the Danforth, North, West and Medical School Campuses

As part of our commitment to provide ongoing support for faculty and staff and their obligations both at work and beyond their jobs, Washington University provides lactation facilities throughout the Danforth, North, West and Medical School Campuses for use by new mothers as needed.

View the Washington University Workplace Lactation Policy

To locate a lactation room, please review the list provided below. For questions or to schedule room usage where required, please contact the specified individual(s).

BuildingRoom LocationFacilitiesAccess Information and Contact
Brauer Hall
(Danforth Campus)
Third floor (west), Room 3013APrivate room with toilet, mirror, sink, and electrical outletsFor access, contact Dean of Engineering office at 314-935-6350 or via email: eng-dean-admin@wustl.edu.
Busch Hall
(Danforth Campus)
Lower level, corridor connecting to Brookings HallSmall room with privacy lock, chair, diaper changing station, mirror, sink, and electrical outletsOpen and available for
unscheduled use
Cupples II
(Danforth Campus)
Third Floor EastRoom with electrical outlets, sink, toilet, and chairOpen and available for
unscheduled use
Danforth University Center
(Danforth Campus)
Third floor next to south elevator,
Room 304
Small room with privacy lock, sink, chair, mirror, and electrical outlets

Locked, but available for unscheduled use during  building hours as posted online.  For key access, please visit the student employee at the Fun Room information desk on the second floor or DUC 160. 

Gregg Residence Hall
(South 40, Danforth Campus)
Ground floor, Cornerstone,
Room 00125
Small room with privacy lock, chair, and electrical outletsContact information pending
Family Learning Center
(North Campus)
Private lactation roomReserved for parents of children enrolled at the Family Learning Center
Knight CenterFirst floor,
Room 169
Private room with a privacy lockContact Shante Redden at 935-9253 or Olin Business School General Services at 314-935-7788 to schedule.
North CampusNear Parking/Transportation officesPrivate room with privacy lock, chair, table, sink, mirror, and separate toilet roomOpen and available for unscheduled use. For questions, contact Mary Dillender at 935-8245.
Simon HallSecond floor,
Room 282
Private room with a privacy lockContact Shante Redden at 935-9253 or Olin Business School General Services at 935-7788 to schedule.
Umrath Hall
(Danforth Campus)
Room 020Room with electrical outlets, changing table, sink, and chairOpen and available for
unscheduled use
West CampusLower level, east building,
Room 42A (view map)
Small room with privacy lock, chair, table, and electrical outlets

Open and available for unscheduled use for active employees with a WashU ID card. Swipe card for access.

Women’s Building
(Danforth Campus)

Lower Level (east), near restrooms across from Campus Card Services

Private room with a chair, sink and electrical outlets

Open and available for unscheduled use.

Medical School Lactation Room Locations