Unemployment FAQs

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null What information do I need to set up an account at www.getkansasbenefits.gov?

You will need to provide the following information and/or unique identifiers when creating your account: first name and last name; Social Security number; telephone number; email address; user name; password; and a PIN (personal identification number).

You must create a unique user name and password so the online system will be able to recognize you. Be sure to make note of your user name and password because you will need to use them to file your initial application for benefits as well as your weekly claim for benefits.