Labor and Economic Opportunity
PEUC provides an extension of benefits to claimants who have exhausted all rights to regular unemployment.
The American Rescue Plan extends federal unemployment benefit programs to Sept. 4, 2021
To reopen your claim,
1. Log into your MiWAM.
2. Under Alerts, click on "Additional Information Required – Click Here to File an Extension.”
If no link is displayed under alerts, please go to Steps to Reopen Your Claim and follow the steps under Option 2 to reopen your claim.
3. Fill out the PEUC reopen application completely
4. Click submit and receive confirmation.
NOTE: The certification date displayed on the confirmation page may reflect a future date. If needed, you will be able to certify for past weeks.
Certifications may display immediately or may take time to generate.
For more details and videos on how to reopen your claim, please see Steps to Reopen Your claim.
Please allow time for the system to update once you've taken an action like reopening or certifying.