SOFE Members paying online do not register in advance for tests and may take tests any day or time of the year mutually agreed upon between the test taker and the SOFE Approved Proctor the test taker directly arranges for in advance of the desired test date. Non members who wish to take a test and pay online must complete and submit a the non-member test account access form online here (coming soon) and must wait to hear from SOFE about their test site access before arranging their test dates and proctors.
NOTE — Test site user support provided by SOFE is available only during the following business hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET, excluding holidays, and the week before and the week of the SOFE Career Development Seminar, and from mid December to the second week of January.
SOFE members AND non members paying by check must use the pay by Check Registration Form. Tests NOT paid online are not available on Fridays, weekends, national holidays, during the week of the SOFE Career Development Seminar and the week immediately following it, and from mid December to the second week of January. The test date(s) can be no earlier than two weeks from the date the Pay by Check Form and the payment check is received by SOFE. Allow time for your check to travel by mail to arrive by 10 business days before your first test date. See instructions on form.