Avoid long wait times. File your claims online.
Use this link to make a first time application for benefits, or to open an existing claim.
Use this link to file a claim each week that you are unemployed.
Login with your username and password to:
Click here if you don't have a username and password
Unemployment Contact Center Hours:
- File a weekly claim.
- Check the status of your claim.
- Change personal information such as your mailing address, phone number, email address, PIN and password.
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Except on State holidays
Topeka: (785) 575-1460
Kansas City: (913) 596-3500
Wichita: (316) 383-9947
Toll-Free (800) 292-6333
Reasonable Assurance - Are you a school employee or work for an agency contracted with an educational institution? KDOL has a webpage to answer your questions about Reasonable
Assurance at http://www.dol.ks.gov/schoolemployees.aspx
Frequently Asked Questions
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Use this link to report when a claimant is fraudulently receiving unemployment benefits. All allegations of fraud are investigated.
The Kansas Department of Labor, including the Unemployment Insurance Contact Center, will be closed Friday, July 3. Offices will reopen on Monday, July 6.
Are you a school employee or work for an agency contracted with an educational institute? KDOL has a webpage to answer your questions about Reasonable Assurance and unemployment at http://www.dol.ks.gov/schoolemployees.aspx.
For information on the Bank of America debit card go to www.bankofamerica.com/kdoldebitcard or call the Bank of America Debit Card Center at 1-844-484-0046.
Do you have questions on how to file an application for unemployment, the appeals process, unemployment eligibility, account set up or how to check claims status? All these questions are answered on the FAQs page at https://www.getkansasbenefits.gov/faqs.asp.
Report UI fraud at http://www.dol.ks.gov/ui/fraud.aspx. Use this link to report when a claimant is fraudulently receiving unemployment benefits. All allegations of fraud are investigated.