Due to current events, we are experiencing a large increase in claims filed and are extending our staff resources to keep up with the demand. For faster service, use UI Online to file your claim, certify for benefits, and get payment information. Thank you for your patience.
UI Online is the fastest and most convenient way to file or reopen your claim, certify for benefits, and get up-to-date claim and payment information. UI Online MobileSM is available for smartphone and tablet users.
Log In or Register - Benefit Programs Online.
The Employment Development Department’s online benefit services, such as UI Online, are accessed through Benefit Programs Online. Select Benefit Programs Online below to log in or to register for access.
UI Online Features
- File or reopen a claim.
- Certify for continued benefits and report work and wages.*
- Get your latest claim and payment information.
- Update your address and phone number.
- Receive important notifications such as reminders to certify for benefits.
- View in-person and phone appointments and reschedule a phone interview appointment.
- View, print, or request a copy of your Form 1099G tax information from the past five years.
- Ask a question.
Note: It may be necessary to send some documents via U.S. mail.
*Customers on Partial or Work Sharing claims are unable to certify for benefits or reopen an existing claim using UI Online at this time.
UI Online Mobile
Instructional Videos on YouTube
- Benefit Programs Online Overview and Registration for New Users (YouTube) English | Spanish
- UI Online Overview and Registration (YouTube) English | Cantonese | Mandarin | Spanish | Vietnamese
- How to Apply for UI Benefits (File a Claim) (YouTube) English | Spanish | Cantonese | Mandarin | Vietnamese
- Reopen Your Claim (YouTube) English | Cantonese | Mandarin | Spanish
- Certify for Continued Benefits (YouTube) English | Spanish
- Certify for Continued Benefits with UI Online Mobile (YouTube) English | Cantonese | Spanish
- Ask a Question Through Your UI Online Account (YouTube)
- How to Reschedule Your Phone Interview (YouTube)
- Report Wages and Earnings (YouTube) English | Spanish
- Report Entertainment Industry Earnings (YouTube)
- Reporting Self-Employment and Commissions using UI Online (YouTube)
- Reporting Bonuses, Pensions and Other Types of Income using UI Online (YouTube) English | Spanish
- Access Tax Information Form 1099G (YouTube) English | Spanish
- View Detailed Payment Information Using UI Online (YouTube) English | Spanish
- Update Your Personal Profile (YouTube)
- Update Your Email, Password, Security Questions and Personal Image (YouTube)