How to Find On-Campus Nursing/Lactation Space

Schools and Centers are responsible for ensuring that faculty and staff have access to appropriate space for lactation responsibilities when they return to work after having a baby. Information about dedicated nursing and lactation spaces on campus are listed below. If your school/center isn’t listed here, contact Human Resources for more information.


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BuildingStreet AddressRoomAccess*Equipment (chair included in all rooms)Building Contact
Anatomy/Chemistry Building3620 Hamilton WalkRoom 102A7am-8:30pm; available to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black keyMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, Sink, tabletop, windowPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Biomedical Research Building II/III421 Curie BoulevardRoom 14177am-8:30pm; available to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black keyMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump (1417), Sink, tabletopPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Blockley Hall (Not available; currently under construction)423 Guardian DriveRoom 421BAvailable to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black keyMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletopPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
3930 Chestnut Street
3930 Chestnut Street1st FloorBusiness hours; available to faculty, staff, and students with ID accessMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletopPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (35 Pump Rooms)Click here for room locations 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on a first-come-first-served basis; no keys or sign-up requiredMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, chair, sink, tabletop, breast milk storage bottles and labelsBreastfeeding and Lactation Program, 215-590-4442
Clinical Research Building415 Curie Boulevard508 (fall 2017)Business hours; available to faculty and staff with ID accessTabletopPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Colket Translational Research Building3501 Civic Center BoulevardRooms 2015, 10035A, 2 Mamava lactation pod on Floors 2 and 11Business hours; available to faculty and staff with ID accessMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, sink, tabletop, refrigeratorDiane Spatz, 215-898-8100, wellnessbenefits@email.chop.edu
Fagin Hall, School of Nursing418 Curie Boulevard4U7am-5pm; Nursing School faculty, staff, and studentsMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletopKaren Keith-Ford, 215-573-6022, kkford@nursing.upenn.edu
Family Resource Center3615 Locust WalkLower LevelM-F: 9am-6pm; open to allMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump in each of 2 rooms, tabletop, changing table215-746-2701, kids@gsc.upenn.edu
Franklin Building3451 Walnut Street7th FloorM-F: 9am-5pm; faculty, staff, and studentsTabletopSuzanne Arcari, 215-746-3569, arcari@upenn.edu
Golkin Hall, Penn Law3501 Sansom StreetAssigned upon requestPennCard access only for Penn Law faculty, staff, and studentsTabletopJo-Ann Verrier, Vice Dean, Administrative Services, jverrier@law.upenn.edu
Graduate School of Education3700 Walnut StreetRoom 227APennCard access only for GSE faculty, staff, and studentsWindow, tabletopTerence Newby, Building Administrator, 215-573-4465, tnewby@upenn.edu
Johnson Pavilion3610 Hamilton WalkRoom 208Business hours; available to faculty and staff with ID accessTabletopPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Jon M. Huntsman Hall3730 Walnut StreetG29 (4 rooms)Fall and Spring: 24/7 Summer: 7am - 10pm
Holiday hours vary
Special PennCard access by request for Wharton faculty, staff and students (72 hours)
2 Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pumps, sink, tabletop, reclining chair with ottoman, tvMBA: Cindy Armour, armour@wharton.upenn.edu
WEMBA: Rhonda Frenkel, frenkelr@wharton.upenn.edu
Doctoral: Gidget Murray, gmurray@wharton.upenn.edu
Faculty: Departmental BA Staff: Emma Grigore,Wharton Human Resources, egrigore@wharton.upenn.edu
Left Bank, Facilities and Real Estate Services3101 Walnut StreetRoom 26M-F: 8am-5pm; primarily for FRES staff and departments located on the lower level of the Left Bank BuildingTabletop, sinkCecilia Madden, cemadden@upenn.edu
McNeil Building, School of Arts & Sciences37th and Locust Walk2nd FloorM-F: 7am-8:30pm; available to faculty, staff, and students with PennCard or key passcodeMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, sink, tabletopBrian Clark, HR Coordinator, 215-573-9350, briclark@sas.upenn.edu
Meyerson Hall, School of Design210 S. 34th Street PennCard access only (key signed out, see G29)Tabletop, lounge chairOperations & Planning Office, Room G29, 215-898-8322, pdfac@design.upenn.edu
Nursing Renewal Center2nd floor Donner M-F: available to faculty, staff, and students with PennCard or black key3 Medela Hospital Grade Breast Pumps, refrigerator, microwave, infusion chairs, supplies, nearby kitchenette with sinkContact the center at 215-662-2471
Penn Museum3260 South StreetFirst Aid Room10:00am-5:00pm; available to all with a keySink in conjoining bathroomVisitor Services: 215-898-4001
Penn Women's Center3643 Locust Walk1st Floor9:30am-5:30pm; available to allMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop, window, refrigerator, and suppliespwc@pobox.upenn.edu or 215-898-8611
Perelman Center-South Tower3400 Civic Center BoulevardRm 140 on Floors 10, 11, 12, 14Business hours; available to faculty and staff with ID access2 Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Pumps in each room, tabletopPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Richards Medical Research Laboratories3700 Locust WalkC316Available to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black keyMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletopPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Robert Schattner Center, Dental School240 S. 40th Street1st Floor7am-7pm; faculty, staff, and studentsTabletop, refrigeratorTony Farero, Director of Human Resources, 215-898-8919, farero@dental.upenn.edu
Rosenthal Building, Veterinary School3800 Spruce StreetRoom 227e9am-5pm with PennCard; available to faculty, staff, and students with keyMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast PumpKim Kopple, Director of Planning, Design and Construction, 215-898-4228, kkopple@vet.upenn.edu
Silverstein Building3400 Spruce Street8th floorBusiness hours; available to staff with keyMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pumps, tabletop, refrigerator available on the Silverstein 8 maternity wardSecurity at 215-662-7215 for entry or the Nursing Network at 215-614-0333 for other inquiries
Smilow Translational Research Center3400 Civic Center BoulevardRoom 145 on floors 8-12Business hours; available to faculty and staffMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletopPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Stemmler Hall, Perelman School of Medicine3450 Hamilton WalkSH17am-8:30pm; available to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black keySink, tabletopPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Translational Research Laboratory125 S. 31st Street205BAvailable to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black keyMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletopPaula DeFusco, 215-222-6300
Towne Building, School of Engineering220 S. 33rd StreetRoom 314APennCard access onlyTabletop, sinkPatricia Pancoast, Director, Engineering Operational Services, 215-898-5598, eos@seas.upenn.edu
University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS)Click here for room locationsRoom 314A24 hours a day, 7 days a week on a first-come-first-served basis; no keys or sign-up requiredMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletopPSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Van Pelt Library3420 Walnut StreetGround FloorM-F: 8:30am-midnight; Library staff only, with a keyTabletop, refrigeratorKim Hoftiezer, Director of Human Resources, University of Pennsylvania Libraries: 215-573-4361 or kimhof@pobox.upenn.edu
Van Pelt Library3420 Walnut Street5th Floor, Room 507.28:30am-9:00pm; accessible to graduate students via PennCard swipe. Undergraduates needing access should contact Jon Shaw, jshaw4@pobox.upenn.eduMedela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop, refrigeratorJon Shaw, University of Pennsylvania Libraries, 215-898-0314, jshaw4@pobox.upenn.edu

*Accommodations for other members of the Penn community, if space is available.