Family-Friendly Spaces

The University of Arizona is committed to implementing family-friendly practices and ensuring that information regarding employee resources is shared broadly and regularly.  

We recognize the importance and benefits of promoting a family-friendly work environment. This includes providing spaces for families to care for infants, children, and adults, including lactation spaces for parents/providers and their infants.

The University of Arizona campus map provides details and locations for:

  • Changing Station (Men's Restroom)
  • Changing Station (Women's Restroom)
  • Family Restroom
  • Lactation Space
  • High Chair
  • Adult Changing Stations

If you are a building manager and have questions about lactation spaces, review these resources and frequently asked questions.

Do you want a lactation space in your building?
Learn how to establish a lactation space.

Frequently Asked Questions - Lactation Spaces for Users


Lactation Room is a space for UArizona’s lactating employees, students, and visitors who need a private space to feed an infant and/or pump.

Lactation Rooms are NOT for lounging, studying, sleeping, or other activities.

Most spaces are accessible. Please check the Family Resource Map for more information to confirm if a space is ADA accessible.

  • You can locate a Lactation Space by using the Family Resource Map and filtering for ‘Lactation Space’.
  • You can also use Mamava, an app that helps you locate nearby lactation spaces and pods. It's available for download on the Apple Store or Google Play.

Many rooms have a keypad code, which you will need to get from the front desk. Others are walk-in accessible with a lock inside. Instructions for each space are available on the Family Resource Map or on the Mamava App.

Download the Mamava app to access a Mamava Pod. You can also check occupancy status, duration of use, and receive vacancy alerts. For a full list of Mamava Pod features please visit Mamava online.

At a minimum, all Lactation Rooms have a table/desk, chair, and outlet. Most spaces have paper towels, a sink, a refrigerator, and cleaning supplies. All Mamava Pods have seating, an outlet, and adjustable lighting and airflow via the app.  You can check out pictures of each space on the Mamava App!

No. Lactation Spaces are first come, first serve.

There are posted guidelines in each space with contact information to report any concerns or issues.