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Marvin Online also known as MiWAM is the Unemployment Insurance Agency’s system for managing unemployment accounts electronically. MiWAM stands for Michigan Web Account Manager. This new tool replaced the Claimant Web Account Manager or CWAM.
Filling Weekly Claims
Find a Job
Appealing Denied Unemployment Benefits
The Michigan Web Account Manager also reduces the cost of processing certifications, paper and scanning costs, as well as keypunching errors.
The new system offers Michiganders online services to employers and Unemployment Insurance (UI) claimants.
Both employers and claimants may also report UI fraud through MiWAM.
In order to access all the services listed above, one must open a MiWAM account. Go to the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) website at: http://www.michigan.gov/. Click on “Michigan Web Account Manager for Claimants and Employers” link. You may register as a new user or log in with your existing account. You must have a record with the UIA within the past two years to open or use your account. Click on the “Sign Up for Claimant/Employer Online Services” link. If you have an account from the previous system CWAM, you can use it to log in into MiWAM.
To open your account, you will need:
The UIA has created a comprehensive guide/toolkit for claimants and employers to explain how to use all online services.
To access the toolkit for claimants, visit: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/uia/MiWAM_Toolkit_for_Claimants_434802_7.pdf.
To access the toolkit for employers, visit: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/uia/MiWAM_Toolkit_-_March2013_438631_7.pdf.
The MiWAM system is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
If you have any questions, you can contact the MiWAM Customer Service at 1-866-500-0017.
The account manager system also has with a Virtual Problem Resolutions (VIPR) team, which can be accessed online to solve any problems or respond to your inquiries.
To access MiWAM, visit: https://miwam.unemployment.state.mi.us/.