Wisconsin-Unemployment.us is your direct link to The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development. You can file for
Wisconsin unemployment insurance benefits
, find job placement and referrals, find employment and training programs, get career information, and more! Filing for your unemployment benefits online is faster and more convenient than any other method. In addition, all residents of Wisconsin who file for unemployment
benefits online will be automatically enrolled in the Unemployment Survival Guide which includes expert advice to help you manage your finances, reduce your expenses, and generate income (a $35 value).
To get started, simply create an account with the form to the right. You will then be directed to The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development. Thereafter, you will receive your confirmation and link via email to gain access to the Unemployment Survival Guide's exclusive content, savings and budget calculators, and unemployment resources.
Filing an initial claim application is the first thing you must do to receive unemployment benefits.
Generally, your claim will start as of the week you file a completed application for benefits.
You may choose to begin your claim one week earlier or one week later.
** If your employer has provided information to the Department in advance about a group layoff or plant shutdown, you may be able to file your claim up to 4 weeks early.
WHY USE Wisconsin-Unemployment.us?
File For Unemployment Benefits Online
The fastest and most convenient way to file for unemployment insurance benefits.
The Unemployment Survival Guide
A step by step unemployment survival guide offered at no cost to users who file for unemployment online.
Free Unemployment Resources
Job market information, education and trainging programs, job placement services and much more!