Pregnant and Parenting

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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. To reserve space for regular nursing/breastmilk expression, contact the Women’s Center (619) 260-2396 or

Reservable Rooms

Student Life Pavilion, Room 420
Available Hours:
Mon-Thu 7am-11pm
Fri 7am-10pm
Sat 9am-10pm
Sun 9am-11pm
Founders Hall, Room 106
Available Hours:
Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm


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.