The University of California employs about 3,771 technical support professionals in a highly diverse unit who provide a wide range of technical support services for academic and scientific research.

This systemwide bargaining unit is represented by the University Professional and Technical Employees (UPTE).

The current contract for this bargaining unit is in effect through October 21, 2024 and there are no active negotiations taking place. Negotiations for the next contract will begin before the current contract expires.