Lactation Rooms

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 on Danforth, North and West campuses, 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
Adolphus Busch HallLower level, corridor connecting to Brookings HallSmall room with privacy lock, chair, diaper changing station, mirror, sink, and electrical outletsOpen and available for
unscheduled use
Anheuser Busch Hall Third floor, Room 257Small room with privacy lock, chair, access to sink and refrigerator directly outside of room.Contact Office of Student Life in AB Suite 210 or email Sally Kim at k.sally@wustl.edu.
Cupples IIThird Floor EastRoom with electrical outlets, sink, toilet, and chair.Open and available for
unscheduled use
Danforth University CenterThird 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
Jubel HallThird floor,
Room 301
Room with occupied/vacant lock, sink with counter space, large chair and round table, mini refrigerator located directly under the counter. Contact Michael Altepeter at maltepeter@wustl.edu to schedule.
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.
McKelveySecond floor, Room 2050Private room with key card swipe access.Contact Michael Altepeter at maltepeter@wustl.edu to schedule.
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 HallRoom 020Room with electrical outlets, changing table, sink, and chairOpen and available for
unscheduled use
Weil HallRoom 116Dual lactation/prayer space includes mini-fridge, chair, desk, sink and counter space. Door is card swipe access.Reservation requests can be sent to Charis Norell at charis.norell@wustl.edu or 314-935-9300
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

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