Mothers' Room

Fondren Library Mothers' Room Room 411

Rice University and Fondren Library are pleased to provide a room for nursing mothers.

The Mothers' Room (Fondren 411) is available for Rice Faculty, Staff, Students and Visitors to feed and care for their infants or pump milk.
Together with the lactation room available in the Rice Memorial Center, the Fondren Mothers' Room seeks to make Rice campus a friendly and accommodating space for parents and their infants.
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  • Fondren 411
  • Fourth Floor near Elevator A


  • The code to open the Mothers' Room can be obtained from any service desk.
  • Please remember the Mothers' Room is only to be used for pumping and/or nursing.


  • Sink, soap and towels
  • Drying rack
  • Refrigerator for storing milk
  • Microwave for sterilization
  • Changing table
  • Nursing pillow
  • Dimmable/adjustable lighting
  • Portable privacy screen


Mothers' Room Sink

Mothers' Room Great For New Moms

Mothers' Room Furniture

Mothers' Room Comfortable Furniture