State offices will be closed Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day

Unemployment weekly claims filed May 25-27 will be processed the evening of Tuesday, May 28. Due to the holiday and your financial institution's schedule, payments may take slightly longer than usual to appear in your account.

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Unemployment Insurance

The Bureau of Unemployment Compensation contributes to economic stability by providing temporary employer-funded benefits to eligible individuals while they seek re-employment. We operate an accessible, integrity-driven program in a timely and accurate manner.