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Office Locations


Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 9:00 a.m.-5 p.m. on Friday.

NOTE: WorkForce West Virginia offices are closed on State Holidays. Our offices will be closed on the following State Holidays in 2014: January 1 – New Year’s Day, January 20 – Martin Luther King’s birthday, February 17 – President’s Day, May 13 – Primary Election, May 26 – Memorial Day, June 20 – West Virginia Day, July 4 – Independence Day, September 1 – Labor Day, October 13 – Columbus Day, November 4 – Election Day, November 11 – Veteran’s Day, November 27 & 28 – Thanksgiving Holiday, December 24 – half day, Christmas Eve, December 25 – Christmas Day, December 31 – half day, New Year’s Eve.

Benefit payments may be delayed due to holidays observed by state government, banks and postal service.


Beckley UC Claims

 Mailing Address:
 P.O. Box 1577
Beckley WV 25802-1577
Phone: 304/256-6796
FAX: 304/256-6805

Office Location:
200 New River Town Center
Beckley WV

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th
9:30 & 10:30 am, 1:30 & 3:00pm
Friday 9:30 & 10:30 am, 1:30 pm

Charleston UC Claims


Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 2753
Charleston WV 25330-2753
Phone: 304/558-0291
FAX: 304/558-1979

Office Location:
1321 Plaza East Shopping Ctr.
Charleston WV

Initial Group Claims:
M-F
9:00 & 10:30 am, 1:00 & 3:00 pm

Clarksburg UC Claims


Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 4157
Clarksburg WV 26330-9123 
Phone: 304/627-2125
FAX: 304/627-2170

Office Location:
16 Sterling Drive
Bridgeport, WV 26630

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th
9:00 & 10:30 am, 1:00 pm

Elkins UC Claims


 Mailing Address:
1023 N. Randolph Ave. 
Elkins, WV 26241-4610
Phone: 304/637-0257
FAX: 304/637-0263

Office Location: 
1023 N. Randolph Ave.
Elkins WV

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th 10:15 am & 2:15 pm

UC Fairmont Claims


Mailing Address:
PO BOX 1468
Fairmont, WV 26555
Phone: 304/363-0654
FAX: 304/367-2779

Office Location:
320 Adams Street, Suite 107
Fairmont, WV 26554

Initial Group Claims:
M-F 10:00 am & 2:00 pm

Greenbrier Valley UC Claims


Mailing Address:
20 Red Oaks Shopping Ctr.
Ronceverte, 24970-1348
Phone: 304/647-7410
FAX: 304/647-7412

Office Location:
20 Red Oaks Shopping Ctr.
Fairlea, 24902

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th 10:00 am & 2:00 pm
Friday 10:00

Huntington UC Claims


Mailing Address:
2699 Park Avenue, Suite 240
Huntington WV 25704-2057
Phone: 304/528-5538
FAX: 304/528-5536

Office Location:
2699 Park Avenue, Suite 240
Huntington WV

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th 9:30 am & 1:00, 2:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am & 1:00 pm

Interstate UC Claims


Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 2761
Charleston WV 25330-2761
Phone: 304/558-2657
FAX: 304/558-1195

Office Location:
112 California Ave, 7th Floor
Charleston WV


Logan UC Claims

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1619
Logan WV 25601-1619
Phone: 304/792-7020
FAX: 304/792-7023

Office Location:
130 Stratton Street
Logan WV

Initial Group Claims:
M-F 10 a.m. & 2:00 pm

Martinsburg UC Claims

 Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 905
Martinsburg WV 25402-0905
Phone: 304/267-0065
FAX: 304/267-0071

 Office Location:
 891 Auto Parts Place, Suite 1314
Martinsburg WV

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th 9:15 am & 1:15 pm
Friday 12 noon

Mercer County UC Claims

Mailing Address:
195 Davis Street, Suite 104
Princeton, WV 24740-7416
Phone: 304/425-1896
FAX: 304/431-2517

Office Location:
195 Davis Street, Suite 102
Princeton WV

Initial Group Claims:
M/T/W 10:00 am & 2:30 pm
Thursday 2:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am

Morgantown UC Claims

Mailing Address:
304 Scott Avenue
Morgantown WV 26508-8804
Phone: 304/285-3124
FAX: 304/285-3117

Office Location:
304 Scott Avenue
Morgantown WV

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th 9:00, 10:00 am & 1:30, 3:00 pm
Friday 1:30 pm by appointment only

Parkersburg UC Claims


Mailing Address:
300 Lakeview Center
Parkersburg, WV 26101
Phone: 304/420-4625
FAX: 304/420-4615

Office Location:
300 Lakeview Center
Parkersburg, WV 26101

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th 9:00, 10:15 am & 2:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am 

South Branch UC Claims

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 350
Moorefield WV 26836-0350
Phone: 304/538-3176
FAX: 304/538-3178

Office Location:
151 Robert C Byrd Industrial Park Rd, Ste 1
Moorefield WV

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th 10:00 or 2 pm
Friday 10 am

Summersville UC Claims

Mailing Address:
830 Northside Drive, Suite 123
Summersville WV 26651-2032
Phone: 304/872-0821
FAX: 304/872-0848

Office Location:
830 Northside Drive, Suite 123
Summersville WV 26651

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th 9:00, 10:30 am & 2:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am & 2:00 pm

Weirton UC Claims

 Mailing Address:
 100 Municipal Plaza, Suite 300
Weirton WV 26062-4573
Phone: 304/794-2000
FAX: 304/794-2003

 Office Location:
100 Municipal Plaza, Suite 300
Weirton WV

No Appointment Necessary

Welch UC Claims

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 689
Welch WV 24801-0689
Phone: 304/436-2527
FAX: 304/436-6310

Office Location:
110 Park Avenue
Welch WV

Initial Group Claims:
M-Th
9:30 am & 1:30 pm


Wheeling UC Claims

Mailing Address:
1275 Warwood Avenue
Wheeling WV 26003
Phone: 304/238-1035
FAX: 304/238-1034

Office Location:
1275 Warwood Avenue
Wheeling WV 26003

Initial Group Claims:
M-F 9:30 am & 1:30 pm