File an Unemployment Claim

Before continuing please watch this video explaining the unemployment process

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If you haven't already applied, File for Regular Unemployment Benefits
Do not re-apply for regular unemployment benefits, if you have applied and been denied within twelve months of today’s date-instead file for PUA.

If you've been denied regular benefits, File for Pandemic
Unemployment Assistance (PUA)

If you have exhausted regular unemployment benefits, a Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) claim will be filed for you and additional weeks of PEUC benefits will be added to your balance.

Once you have filed a claim for regular unemployment benefits, return to this page and click, Next Steps to read what happen next.

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Guide to Additional Claims

If you had filed an unemployment claim, returned to work, but now need to file again, please see information about filing an additional claim.