www.Michigan.gov/uia is the official website link for Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency. If you live in the State of Michigan and have been unemployed recently, you can go to this site to file an unemployment claim, choose or change your payment method, and view your unemployment benefit payment history online.
Information Needed to File a Claim:
Your social security card,
You state issued driver’s lisense or ID card number on your MARVIN PIN (if you have one),
The names and addresses of employers you worked for during the past 18 months along with your quarterly gross earnings,
The first/last date of employment with each employer,
Your most recent employer’s Federal Employer ID number (FEIN) and Employer Account Number (EAN). Depending on your situation, knowing the account number may speed up the processing of your claim.
If you’re not a U.S. citizen or national, you’ll need your Alien Registration card and the expiration date of your work authorization.
How to file an unemployment claim directly online:
To start using it, you should register first. Click here to register
If you have registered already, just login with your username and password. Then click click on the “File Unemployment Claims Online” link and follow the instructions to apply for your unemployment insurance benefits.
Please Note: You must temporarily enable browser ‘cookies’ to log into the Claim Portal.
You should sign up for a web account with www.Michigan.gov/uia to use these online services. And The Internet Unemployment Online Claim Filing System is available from 7:00 am Monday to 7:00 pm Saturday (Eastern Time).
Learn more from www.Michigan.gov/uia