Originally Posted by sho'nuff
sorry you cant pick up full unemployment benefits if you are in school or training.
You were laid off from a full time job and you tell them you are looking for full time work , you can get unemployment benefits.
It's not hard to go 2 or 3 years looking for work.
"she was "laid off" from a summer student position"
Sounds like this was a seasonal/temp job and they don't qualify for unemployment benefits.