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We will be making changes to the claimant system (the MyBenefits Portal) nightly from 11 pm – 3 am and our system will be temporarily unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

Recent News

Tue, 01/25/2022

Employment and Workforce Executive Director Dan Ellzey’s Statement
December 2021 Employment Situation


Columbia, SC – “We ended 2021…

Fri, 12/17/2021

Employment and Workforce Executive Director Dan Ellzey’s Statement

November 2021 Employment Situation…

Fri, 11/19/2021

Employment and Workforce Executive Director Dan Ellzey’s Statement
October 2021 Employment Situation

Columbia, SC – “South Carolina’s…

Wed, 11/17/2021

A Facelift to the MyBenefits Portal Makes It Easier for Claimants and Employers to Understand the UI Process
The S.C. Department of Employment…

Thu, 11/04/2021

Gov. Henry McMaster and S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce Executive Director Dan Ellzey Announce Tax Rate Cuts as the UI Trust Fund Remains Strong…

Wed, 10/27/2021

S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce Partners with worldwide technology leader, CompTIA, to provide I.T. training opportunities for South Carolina…

Fri, 10/22/2021

Employment and Workforce Executive Director Dan Ellzey’s Statement

September 2021 Employment Situation…

Mon, 10/11/2021

S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce’s Jamie Suber selected to serve leadership roles with the National Association of State Workforce Agencies