Apply for and certify your claim here.
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.
The S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce is here to help you move from unemployment to reemployment. Our goal is to match job seekers with employers quickly, efficiently and effectively.
From unemployment insurance benefits to personalized reemployment services, our agency provides robust services to support South Carolina's labor force and economic development.
The MyBenefits Portal was recently revamped with upgrades that make it easier for claimants and employers to navigate the system. Check out dew.sc.gov/individuals for more information and upcoming resources
2022 UI Tax Rates have been released for South Carolina. Want to learn more? The tax rate table and additional resources are available here!
This is a reminder that claimants receiving UI benefits are required to complete two weekly work searches in SC Works Online Services (SCWOS) in order to remain eligible for benefits. Need assistance? Resources are available here!