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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Building Street Address Room Access* Equipment (chair included in all rooms) Building Contact
Anatomy/Chemistry Building 3620 Hamilton Walk Room 102A 7am-8:30pm; available to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black key Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, Sink, tabletop, window PSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Biomedical Research Building II/III 421 Curie Boulevard Room 1417 7am-8:30pm; available to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black key Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump (1417), Sink, tabletop PSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Blockley Hall (Not available; currently under construction) 423 Guardian Drive Room 421B Available to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black key Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop PSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
3930 Chestnut Street
3930 Chestnut Street 1st Floor Business hours; available to faculty, staff, and students with ID access Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop PSOM 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 required Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, chair, sink, tabletop, breast milk storage bottles and labels Breastfeeding and Lactation Program, 215-590-4442
Clinical Research Building 415 Curie Boulevard 508 (fall 2017) Business hours; available to faculty and staff with ID access Tabletop PSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Colket Translational Research Building 3501 Civic Center Boulevard Rooms 2015, 10035A, 2 Mamava lactation pod on Floors 2 and 11 Business hours; available to faculty and staff with ID access Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, sink, tabletop, refrigerator Diane Spatz, 215-898-8100, wellnessbenefits@email.chop.edu
Fagin Hall, School of Nursing 418 Curie Boulevard 4U 7am-5pm; Nursing School faculty, staff, and students Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop Karen Keith-Ford, 215-573-6022, kkford@nursing.upenn.edu
Family Resource Center 3615 Locust Walk Lower Level M-F: 9am-6pm; open to all Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump in each of 2 rooms, tabletop, changing table 215-746-2701, kids@gsc.upenn.edu
Franklin Building 3451 Walnut Street 7th Floor M-F: 9am-5pm; faculty, staff, and students Tabletop Suzanne Arcari, 215-746-3569, arcari@upenn.edu
Golkin Hall, Penn Law 3501 Sansom Street Assigned upon request PennCard access only for Penn Law faculty, staff, and students Tabletop Jo-Ann Verrier, Vice Dean, Administrative Services, jverrier@law.upenn.edu
Graduate School of Education 3700 Walnut Street Room 227A PennCard access only for GSE faculty, staff, and students Window, tabletop Terence Newby, Building Administrator, 215-573-4465, tnewby@upenn.edu
Johnson Pavilion 3610 Hamilton Walk Room 208 Business hours; available to faculty and staff with ID access Tabletop PSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Jon M. Huntsman Hall 3730 Walnut Street G29 (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, tv MBA: 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 Services 3101 Walnut Street Room 26 M-F: 8am-5pm; primarily for FRES staff and departments located on the lower level of the Left Bank Building Tabletop, sink Cecilia Madden, cemadden@upenn.edu
McNeil Building, School of Arts & Sciences 37th and Locust Walk 2nd Floor M-F: 7am-8:30pm; available to faculty, staff, and students with PennCard or key passcode Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, sink, tabletop Brian Clark, HR Coordinator, 215-573-9350, briclark@sas.upenn.edu
Meyerson Hall, School of Design 210 S. 34th Street   PennCard access only (key signed out, see G29) Tabletop, lounge chair Operations & Planning Office, Room G29, 215-898-8322, pdfac@design.upenn.edu
Nursing Renewal Center 2nd floor Donner   M-F: available to faculty, staff, and students with PennCard or black key 3 Medela Hospital Grade Breast Pumps, refrigerator, microwave, infusion chairs, supplies, nearby kitchenette with sink Contact the center at 215-662-2471
Penn Museum 3260 South Street First Aid Room 10:00am-5:00pm; available to all with a key Sink in conjoining bathroom Visitor Services: 215-898-4001
Penn Women's Center 3643 Locust Walk 1st Floor 9:30am-5:30pm; available to all Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop, window, refrigerator, and supplies pwc@pobox.upenn.edu or 215-898-8611
Perelman Center-South Tower 3400 Civic Center Boulevard Rm 140 on Floors 10, 11, 12, 14 Business hours; available to faculty and staff with ID access 2 Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Pumps in each room, tabletop PSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Richards Medical Research Laboratories 3700 Locust Walk C316 Available to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black key Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop PSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Robert Schattner Center, Dental School 240 S. 40th Street 1st Floor 7am-7pm; faculty, staff, and students Tabletop, refrigerator Tony Farero, Director of Human Resources, 215-898-8919, farero@dental.upenn.edu
Rosenthal Building, Veterinary School 3800 Spruce Street Room 227e 9am-5pm with PennCard; available to faculty, staff, and students with key Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump Kim Kopple, Director of Planning, Design and Construction, 215-898-4228, kkopple@vet.upenn.edu
Silverstein Building 3400 Spruce Street 8th floor Business hours; available to staff with key Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pumps, tabletop, refrigerator available on the Silverstein 8 maternity ward Security at 215-662-7215 for entry or the Nursing Network at 215-614-0333 for other inquiries
Smilow Translational Research Center 3400 Civic Center Boulevard Room 145 on floors 8-12 Business hours; available to faculty and staff Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop PSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Stemmler Hall, Perelman School of Medicine 3450 Hamilton Walk SH1 7am-8:30pm; available to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black key Sink, tabletop PSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Translational Research Laboratory 125 S. 31st Street 205B Available to School of Medicine faculty, staff, and students with a PennCard or black key Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop Paula DeFusco, 215-222-6300
Towne Building, School of Engineering 220 S. 33rd Street Room 314A PennCard access only Tabletop, sink Patricia Pancoast, Director, Engineering Operational Services, 215-898-5598, eos@seas.upenn.edu
University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS) Click here for room locations Room 314A 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on a first-come-first-served basis; no keys or sign-up required Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop PSOM Facilities, 215-898-8000
Van Pelt Library 3420 Walnut Street Ground Floor M-F: 8:30am-midnight; Library staff only, with a key Tabletop, refrigerator Kim Hoftiezer, Director of Human Resources, University of Pennsylvania Libraries: 215-573-4361 or kimhof@pobox.upenn.edu
Van Pelt Library 3420 Walnut Street 5th Floor, Room 507.2 8:30am-9:00pm; accessible to graduate students via PennCard swipe. Undergraduates needing access should contact Jon Shaw, jshaw4@pobox.upenn.edu Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pump, tabletop, refrigerator Jon Shaw, University of Pennsylvania Libraries, 215-898-0314, jshaw4@pobox.upenn.edu

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