UIA Register for Work

UIA Work Registration Requirement

Individuals filing for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits in Michigan are, in most instances, required to Register for Work. Registering for Work involves first creating a profile on the Pure Michigan Talent Connect (PMTC) site or updating an existing profile. Secondly, you must complete a meeting or appointment with a Michigan Works! Agency (MWA) representative. 

Please click on the following link for instructions on completing a jobseeker profile on PMTC:

To update an existing profile or create a profile please visit https://www.mitalent.org/


To register for work in person, please visit one of our American Job Center locations:

Lansing AJC
2110 S. Cedar St Lansing, MI 48910

Charlotte AJC
945 Reynolds Rd. Charlotte, MI 48813

St. Johns AJC
1501 Glastonbury Drive St. Johns, MI 48879

Please Note: To enter one of our American Job Centers, customers will be required to wear a mask/facial covering unless medically unable to tolerate a mask or under two years of age.  A mask will be provided or remote services made available, should you indicate you do not meet the criteria when entering the American Job Center premises.


To register for work remotely, please schedule a phone appointment using this link:


Please Note: A completed jobseeker profile on mitalent.org is required to successfully register for work. An appointment will be rescheduled if your profile has not been accessed within the past 7 days on www.mitalent.org before this scheduled appointment.