HOW TO FILE, CERTIFY & OBTAIN UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS

Posted on Apr 10, 2020 in Main

The slideshows and video below will walk you step by step through the process of filing, certifying and obtaining unemployment benefits.

Note: UI benefits for self-employed persons, bona fide independent contractors, and others who are disqualified from receiving UI for COVID-19-related reasons may be covered through the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program under the CARES Act.  Please file your claim at this site.

 

STEP ONE:

Am I eligible:

COVID-19 Eligibility FAQs


STEP TWO:

How to file a claim:

Video for filing via the portal


STEP THREE:

Create a user name and password:

COVID-19 How to Create a UI Account


STEP FOUR:

Filing weekly claim certifications:

Claim Certification Filing Schedule

Claim Certification Filing Schedule by Alpha

COVID-19 How to Do a Claim Certification”?

Claims Certification Process

OTHER POST FILING INFO:

COVID-19 Post-Filing UI Information