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Labor and Economic Opportunity

Worker Resources

  • The Michigan Web Account Manager (MiWAM)

    The Michigan Web Account Manager (MiWAM) is the UIA's online system for filing your unemployment insurance claim and managing your unemployment account electronically. With MiWAM you can apply for benefits, certify for benefits, send a message, update your account information and more. MiWAM is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • Who is MARVIN?

    MARVIN, Michigan's Automated Response Voice Interactive Network, allows you to report your eligibility for benefits by phone.

  • Eligibility Requirements

    To be eligible, for unemployment benefits, you must be unemployed and able, available for, and actively seeking suitable full-time work. Find out more eligibility requirements here.

  • Information needed to file a claim

    If you become unemployed, you may qualify for unemployment insurance benefits. These benefits are intended to provide temporary income as you seek new employment. Find out what information you need to have before you file.