> Iowa Unemployment Insurance
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Iowa's eligibility requirements.
General Program Requirements:
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must have worked in Iowa during 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.
For more information, see the Program Contact Information below.
Program Contact Information:
In order to establish your unemployment insurance claim, please visit the Iowa UI Service Center site for various ways to file:
Service Center Hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
If you have any questions, please call (toll free):
In the Des Moines area, dial:
For more information, please visit our web site at: