The Nurse Unit (NX) is a systemwide bargaining unit of registered nurses in campus student health and medical centers, and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL). The unit is represented by the California Nurses Association. Currently, the unit includes approximately 17,149* employees.

An approximate breakdown of the number of nurses at each location is as follows:

Location Headcount
Berkeley 47
Davis (Campus & Medical Center) 3,223
Irvine (Campus & Medical Center) 1,705
Los Angeles (Campus & Medical Center) 4,319
Merced 5
Riverside 11
San Diego (Campus & Medical Center) 3,431
San Francisco (Campus & Medical Center) 4,381
Santa Barbara 12
Santa Cruz 15
Total 17,149

*FTP Data, October 2021