Lactation Rooms

UB has clean, private and comfortable space for nursing parents.  If the rooms that are listed below are not convenient, the Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) will also work with students, employees and members of the UB community to find appropriate space.

North Campus

A room with a chair, table, shelves and pictures of babies

Baldy 565.  This room is secured by a keypad lock.  It has two chairs, a table and window blinds that can close for privacy.

available chair, ottoman, and small table in Capen 59

Capen 59.  This room is located in the hallway behind 1Capen.  This room has a chair, ottoman, and a small table, and is secured by a keypad lock.  

Chair and table in Capen 354

Capen 354.  This room can be accessed through the Silverman Library in Capen Hall during library hours. The room has a table and one chair, and is secured by a keypad lock. It is located adjacent to rest rooms. 

Photo of room with pictures of babies, a chair and a table

Capen 565A.  This room can be accessed through the women's restroom on the fifth floor of Capen Hall (across from the Martin Room).  The room has two chairs and a table, and is separated from the restroom with a closed door that can be locked for privacy.  

A room with a chair and pictures of babies

Cooke 128.  This room has a chair and table, and is secured by a keypad lock.

A room with a keypad lock, two chairs, a small table and pictures of babies

Natural Sciences Complex (NSC) 803.  This room has two chairs and a small table, and is secured by a keypad lock.

Chair and table in Student Union 325

Student Union (SU) 325.  This room has a chair, table and movable work desk.  The room is accessed by a swipe card and is secured by a privacy lock.

South Campus

A room with a keypad lock, chair, a small table and pictures of babies

Diefendorf 138.  This room is secured by a keypad lock.  It has a chair, a table and window blinds that can close for privacy.

Downtown Campus

chair and small table in JSMBS 6142

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (JSMBS) 6142.  This room can be accessed within the JSMBS 6130 office suite and is typically open Monday through Friday, 7:45 am - 5:00 pm.  This room has a chair and a small table.

Using the Rooms

Capen 565A is available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Baldy 565, Capen 59, Capen 354, Cooke 128, NSC 803, Diefendorf 138, and Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (JSMBS) 6142 can be reserved through the Office of Wellness and Work/Life Balance by requesting access on the applicable web form:

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (JSMBS) 6142 can be accessed within the JSMBS 6130 office suite and is typically open Monday through Friday, 7:45 am - 5:00 pm.  

Student Union (SU) 325 can be reserved by requesting access at the Office of Campus Life in SU 150.

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