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 14,599* employees.

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

Location Headcount
Berkeley 47
Davis (Campus & Medical Center) 2733
Irvine (Campus & Medical Center) 1442
Los Angeles (Campus & Medical Center) 4042
Merced 6
Riverside 8
San Diego (Campus & Medical Center) 2693
San Francisco (Campus & Medical Center) 3606
Santa Barbara 7
Santa Cruz 15
Total 14599

*FTP Data, Oct. 2017