Emergency Unemployment Compensation

Emergency Unemployment Compensation ended on December 28, 2013.

According to federal law, the last week anyone can be paid the federal extension, or Emergency Unemployment Compensation, was December 28, 2013. Unless Congress passes another law, no extended benefits can be paid for any weeks after the week ending date of December 28, 2013, even if there is a balance on a federal extension claim. Future updates will be posted on our website, Twitter, and Facebook.


The local workforce centers and human services departments may be able to assist you with employment, training, housing, food, and other assistance. More assistance

The workforce centers offer assistance on resume writing and interviewing, can connect you to more than 10,000 job openings, and can review your job-search strategy. Find your local workforce center.

  • UI Benefits Inquiries: 303-318-9000 or 1-800-388-5515 • UI Employer Services Inquiries: 303-318-9100 or 1-800-480-8299
  • Telephone hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
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