Lactation Spaces

In recognition of the well documented health advantages of breastfeeding for infants and mothers, the University of San Diego provides a supportive environment to enable breastfeeding students and employees to express their milk during school/work hours.

The University of San Diego supports breastfeeding mothers by providing the following locations as private, comfortable rooms for them to nurse, or express milk for their babies.

Reservable Rooms

Student Life Pavilion, Room 420

To reserve SLP 420 for regular nursing/breastmilk expression, contact the Women’s Center (619) 260-2396 or womenscenter@sandiego.edu.

Available Hours:
Mon-Thu 7am-11pm
Fri 7am-10pm
Sat 9am-10pm
Sun 9am-11pm

Beyster Institute for Nursing (BINR), Room 200

Available Hours:
Mon-Fri 8am-5:30pm

To reserve BINR 200 for regular nursing/breastmilk expression, contact Anne Pasquale (619) 260-4163 or apasquale@sandiego.edu

Non-reservable Rooms

Mother Rosalie Hill Hall (SOLES), Room 120

Available Hours:
Mon-Fri 7:45am-10:30pm

Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice (KIPJ)

2nd Floor Women's Restroom (Interior Room)
Available Hours:

All Rooms are equipped with:

  • a gliding chair
  • Electrical outlet
  • Sink or cleaning supplies
  • Literature regarding breastfeeding

Neither a pump nor refrigerator is provided. Mothers are responsible for transportation and proper storage of milk and bringing their own equipment, storage containers and cooler.