Unemployment FAQs

Please select from an Unemployment category below to get more help or review a comprehensive list of frequently asked questions updated weekly here.

Why do I need a Kansas unemployment benefits account?

In order to file an initial application for unemployment benefits or to file a weekly claim for unemployment benefits on GetKansasBenefits.gov, you must first create and login with a unique user account that is associated to you, the claimant. Without an account, you will be unable to file for benefits online.