COVID-19: Get the latest updates and resources from the State of Michigan.
All state departments and agencies, including the Unemployment Insurance Agency, are closed on Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27 in observance of Thanksgiving.
State of Michigan holiday schedule
If you previously had an unemployment claim during the COVID-19 pandemic, went back to work, and are temporarily unemployed again, you can reopen your claim online with MiWAM.
Tips for reopening your claim
The Unemployment Insurance Agency is now offering telephone appointments for customers with specific claim issues. Phone appointments are available Monday through Friday from 8:15 a.m. – 4:25 p.m.
Schedule a Phone Appointment
The Unemployment Insurance Agency has launched a new dashboard to increase transparency and provide insight into the historic measure of unemployment insurance activity since beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
UIA Data Dashboard
Information about unemployment benefits related to Covid-19.