Payment Procedure

You can pay online using a credit card or go through an over-the-counter transaction at the bank. Payment should be made on or before the deadline for registration. If you have any concern about your payment, you may contact the PhiLSAT Secretariat. Please note that you are not completely registered or fully qualified to take the PhiLSAT if you have not paid the PhiLSAT testing fee even if you have already downloaded, printed, and accomplished your PhiLSAT ID Form.


Credit Card Payment

Major credit cards are accepted and processed by BPI SecurePay. As soon as credit card payment is completed online, you will immediately receive a payment confirmation e-mail together with your PhiLSAT ID Form. 

All foreign applicants or those applying from abroad can only pay through credit card.


Bank Payment

Bank payments can be made in all Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) branches nationwide. Only cash and full payment is accepted. BPI may collect an additional service charge.

A Bank Reference Number appears on your PhiLSAT ID Form.  Bring this form with you to the nearest BPI branch and fill out a deposit/payment slip with the following details:  

Account Name/Merchant's Name.......... Center for Educational Measurement, Inc. (CEM)

CEM's BPI Account Number.................... 1881-0450-24

Policy/Plan/Reference No....................... (Bank Reference Number indicated on the top left portion of your PhiLSAT ID Form)

Policy/Planholder's Name....................... (your full name as written on your PhiLSAT ID Form)

Present the deposit slip to the bank teller together with your payment. Keep the Client's Copy of the deposit/payment slip for reference or verification purposes. You shall receive your payment confirmation e-mail within two (2) business days. 

You shall receive the CEM Official Receipt (OR) on the day of the test.