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 16,691* employees.

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

Location Headcount
Berkeley 48
Davis (Campus & Medical Center) 3,046
Irvine (Campus & Medical Center) 1,724
Los Angeles (Campus & Medical Center) 4,248
Merced 3
Riverside 13
San Diego (Campus & Medical Center) 3,342
San Francisco (Campus & Medical Center) 4,240
Santa Barbara 15
Santa Cruz 12
Total 16,691

*FTP Data, April 2021