RI Unemployment Proceedure

Federal extensions to the Rhode Island unemployment system in regards to anything pandemic related have officially ended as of 09/11/2021. However, the links below will take you directly to the information you need to establish a new claim.

To make an  initial Rhode Island unemployment claim, or start a new claim: https://dlt.ri.gov/ui/index.php

 To re-certify your current weekly claim:   https://uionline.dlt.ri.gov/

to re-certify by phone: (401) 415-6772

A Frequently Asked Questions page at  RI Unemployment: https://dlt.ri.gov/faq/