Affected by COVID-19? For the latest benefit information, visit COVID-19 and Unemployment Benefits.
We provide financial help to thousands of qualified persons out of work.
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Minnesota has paid six weeks of Lost Wages Assistance to eligible applicants. Your bank may take a few extra
days to process the payments. Learn more.
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.