Welcome to the Unemployment Insurance Agency

  • The Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) operates Michigan's unemployment insurance program which collects unemployment taxes from employers and provides temporary income for workers who are unemployed through no fault of their own.

    UIA offers online services to customers through the Michigan Web Account Manager (MiWAM).

What's New

  • Work Share

    Work Share logo

    The Work Share Program is a voluntary program that provides employers facing a decline in business with an alternative to layoffs.


  • Free Seminars for Employers

    UI 2017 Employer Seminars

    Learn more about the state’s unemployment insurance and tax benefit programs at the 2017 Employer Seminars held around the state through September. Register online for a seminar in your area.

    All About Benefits presentation 

    Your Tax Account presentation 


  • Questions About Your Unemployment Fraud Case.


    Question about your unemployment fraud case

    If you have questions about your unemployment fraud case and your determination was issued between October 2013 and August 2015, please call 1-800-638-6372, Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • Make Sure Your Contact Information is Updated

    Many people are requesting information about a review of past fraud determination cases, and the agency is working with claimants to answer questions.

    If you had an unemployment claim from 2013 through 2015, and your case is part of the review, you will be notified by the agency. It is vitally important that your contact information, including your phone number, address and email, are up to date. Update your address online via your MiWAM account, or complete and mail Form UIA 1925, Request for Name and/or Address Change, or call our customer service line at 1-866-500-0017. Thank you for your patience as we work to serve you better.