This system may contain U.S. Government information, which is restricted to authorized users ONLY. Unauthorized access, use, misuse, or modification of this computer system or of the data contained herein or in transit to/from this system constitutes a violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 1030, and may subject the individual to Criminal and Civil penalties pursuant to Title 26, United States Code, Sections 7213, 7213A (the Taxpayer Browsing Protection Act), and 7431.

This system and equipment are subject to monitoring to ensure proper performance of applicable security features or procedures. Such monitoring may result in the acquisition, recording and analysis of all data being communicated, transmitted, processed or stored in this system by a user. If monitoring reveals possible evidence of criminal activity, such evidence may be provided to Law Enforcement Personnel.


For helpful information about the Unemployment Insurance program, visit https://www.colorado.gov/cdle and click the "Unemployment".

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: All official emails from the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment and the Unemployment Insurance Operations Center have the domain of state.co.us. For example, official emails from the department would look like this: cdle_ui-alerts@state.co.us. There are some phishing email scams currently going on such as ones from unemployment-assist.com. Do not open these emails, and be sure to delete these from your inbox.

Welcome to Colorado Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Online Application

  • If you have an online account in the CDLE system, enter your Social Security Number and password below.

Existing Claimants

Your account will be locked after 3 unsuccessful attempts. If you are having problems logging in, select the "Forgot Password" button to reset your password.