We provide financial help to thousands of qualified persons out of work.
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State offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 23 - 24, 2017.
See the Holiday Schedule for availability of staff and the self-service system.
This is the official resource for information about Minnesota Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits.
UI benefits provide a temporary partial wage replacement to workers who become unemployed through no fault of their own.
If you have become unemployed or had your hours greatly reduced, complete the Application Process – we will determine whether or not you are eligible and notify you.