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West Virginia Unemployment Extension

Updated : February 18th, 2021

Federally funded Extended Unemployment Compensation is unavailable across all states of U.S as of now. However, the state of West Virginia allows 13-50 weeks of extended benefits. Additional paperwork may not be necessary as your eligibility will be automatically determined.

In the meanwhile, the department encourages claimants to make use of the agency’s free job services to find new job opportunities.

Extended Benefits (EB) – Program Ended

Under federal law, as of 2019, EUC benefits are no longer available.

Extensions for collecting UI payments are in effect only during periods of high unemployment and only if the state or federal government take specific action to provide extended benefits.

About to run out of regular unemployment insurance benefits?? Know about Unemployment Extension

  1. Is there an extension available in West Virginia around March 1st 2018?

    Anyone with any information would be greatly appreciated


    1. The E.U.C(Emergency Unemployment Compensation) remains expired. There is no extension available. Please inquire further with the labor authorities in your state by calling them.

    1. Please note there is no federal extension available. The program EUC has been removed.

      You may call the Unemployment Office in your state for further inquiry and check if there is a state-sponsored extension.

    1. The Unemployment Insurance system lets you claim for up to 26 weeks of regular benefits on the basis of what you were approved for. There is no extension available.

  2. I have exausted my unemployment benefits. I was woundering if they have passed the extention for unemployment benefits yet? I have been trying MANY different locations, On-line applications and so on. I honestly do not know what to do!

  3. I live in wv. My 26 weeks are up.. And I’m still in need of umemployment… I know someone who recently got an extension….. But I dont know what else to do…

  4. I have exausted my unemployment benefits of 26 weeks I was woundering if they have passed the extention for unemployment benefits yet

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