NEW Unemployment Compensation (UC) System
The new UC system is easy-to-use and designed to simplify and speed up the claims process. Claimants will now have access to more information and new self-serve options that will reduce the need to contact the UC customer service center. The new system will make sure people will get the benefits they need while also reducing the opportunity for fraud.
Create an Account and Log In
The new UC system will require a log-in using a Keystone ID and password. You might already have one from using a different Commonwealth of Pennsylvania online service (such as PA CareerLink® or COMPASS).
If you do not have a Keystone ID:
Programs that transitioned to the new system are:
- Unemployment Compensation (UC)
- Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC)
- Extended Benefits (EB)
- Shared Work or Short-Time Compensation (STC)
- Trade Readjustment Allowances (TRA)