Sewanee Unemployment Office

Find Sewanee Tennessee unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices. Unemployment offices provide information on unemployment eligibility and status, compensation, and filing weekly unemployment claims or benefits.


Tullahoma Unemployment Office 111 East Lincoln Street Tullahoma TN 37388 19.8 miles from Sewanee 931-454-1905


McMinnville Unemployment Office 107 Lyon Street McMinnville TN 37110 34.6 miles from Sewanee 931-473-2153

Shelbyville Unemployment Office 301 North Main Street Shelbyville TN 37160 36.2 miles from Sewanee 931-685-5000

Scottsboro Career Center 23123 John T Reid Parkway Scottsboro AL 35768 38.3 miles from Sewanee 256-574-1720

Chattanooga Unemployment Office 5600 Brainerd Road Chattanooga TN 37411 42.0 miles from Sewanee 423-894-5354

Huntsville Career Center 2535 Sparkman Drive Northwest Huntsville AL 35810 48.6 miles from Sewanee 256-851-0537

Rainsville Career Center 138 Highway 35 Rainsville AL 35986 48.7 miles from Sewanee 256-638-2239

Lewisburg Unemployment Office 980 South Ellington Parkway Lewisburg TN 37091 51.0 miles from Sewanee 931-359-9726

Murfreesboro Unemployment Office 1313 Old Fort Parkway Murfreesboro TN 37129 52.5 miles from Sewanee 615-898-8081

Smithville Unemployment Office 527 West Main Street Smithville TN 37166 52.8 miles from Sewanee 615-597-6197

About Sewanee Unemployment Offices

Sewanee Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the Tennessee State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Sewanee, TN. Sewanee unemployment benefits are temporary monetary payments made to individuals who have lost their jobs, usually due to layoffs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying/Filing for Sewanee unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • Tennessee unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits
Sewanee Unemployment

Sewanee Unemployment Offices may be referred to as the Sewanee Office of Unemployment Compensation, the Sewanee Office of Unemployment Insurance, or a similar name. Unemployment Offices are organized by the Tennessee Department of Labor. In many cases, the Office may be consolidated in the same agency responsible for workforce development. These agencies are usually located in several field offices or regional offices throughout TN.

Unemployment Eligibility

In order to receive Sewanee Unemployment benefits, a worker must meet eligibility requirements, have a recent earnings history and must be actively seeking to find employment. The self-employed and individuals who are unable to work, or those who were fired or dismissed from their job, quit their job, or have turned down opportunities to work, are generally ineligible for unemployment benefits in Tennessee.

Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Sewanee Unemployment benefits are calculated to replace a percentage of the recipient's previous earnings, up to a maximum weekly amount. The maximum benefit may be determined, in part, on whether the recipient has dependents. The duration individuals may collect benefits for in is usually up to 26 weeks, though in some circumstances, such as a prolonged or severe economic downturn, the benefits may be extended.

Filing for Unemployment in Sewanee

Sewanee Unemployment Offices receive applications from individuals filing claims for collecting unemployment benefits. In addition to reviewing an individual's application materials, an interview with the applicant may also be conducted. Sewanee Unemployment benefits specialists will determine eligibility for benefits based on the individual's earnings history, the cause or circumstances around the individual's unemployment, and other factors.

Unemployment Appeal

Sewanee Unemployment Offices verify information with employers and conduct hearings processes in cases where applicants have filed appeals after having been denied benefits. Unemployment Offices also calculate Tennessee Unemployment benefits amounts and monitor compliance with any applicable job search or job training requirements.