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Claimant Frequently Asked Questions

While everyone's situation is a little different, it's possible that you may have a question that's been asked in the past. To help you, we've compiled a list of the more frequently asked questions our UC service centers receive.

Please take a look at the list below before calling a UC service center or emailing us. If your question isn't in the list, you may email us at uc-news@pa.gov.


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