Unemployment FAQs

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What is the difference between school attendance and Approved Training?

It may be determined that you are eligible to receive unemployment benefits while attending school based on the fact that it does not interfere with your ability to seek or accept full-time work while attending school. You may still be required to look for work. You must show a full course of action that will result in your reemployment while attending school.
Approved training has specific guidelines that are listed above under "What is approved training?" If you meet these criteria, you will be informed of your work search requirements on the notice of determination mailed to you. You must have satisfactory attendance and make satisfactory progress in school in order to receive unemployment benefits.