Re-opening a Claim

  • Log into the UI Claimant Portal using your Social Security Number and account PIN. 
  • If you do not remember your PIN or have any other problem, contact our Claimant Assistance Center
  • Once logged-in, click the “Re-Open your Claim” link on the welcome page.
  • After re-opening your claim, continue to file your weekly claim for each week you are unemployed, either through the UI Claimant Portal or by phone at 1-800-983-2300.

Looking for more information? Check out the Step-by-Step guide for Unemployment Insurance benefits. 

Contact Information

COVID-19 Update: Department of Labor regional offices are currently operating with limited times for in-person services due to COVID-19 and staffing limitations. To see when your local office is open for in-person services click here.

Vermont Department of Labor
5 Green Mountain Drive
P.O. Box 488
Montpelier, 05601-0488
(802) 828-4000

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