The University of California employs about 9,575 service workers who provide essential custodial, transportation and other basic support services at all campuses and medical centers. Service employees work in various departments from housing and dining services to laboratories and mail rooms.

The systemwide unit is represented by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME).

The university values its service employees and is working hard to negotiate a fair agreement with AFSCME.

Bargaining Updates