Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Arkansas' eligibility requirements.
General Program Requirements
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Arkansas, have worked in the past 12 to 18 months, and have earned at least a minimum amount of wages as determined by our guidelines. You must also be able to work and available for work each week that you are collecting benefits.
Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.
In order to establish your unemployment insurance claim, please visit:
Program Contact Information
For more information on UI benefits, job searches, or general information, please visit our website at:http://www.arkansas.gov/esd/UI/index.htm