CyberSource Payment Gateway

Accept online payments for your events through through credit and debit cards with CyberSource.

CyberSource is available to event organizers in many countries around the world. Event organizers like you trust Event Espresso for planning art classes, conferences, festivals, nonprofit events, workshops, and more! Use Event Espresso’s event registration plugin to create an event registration system so you can receive payments for your event registrations through CyberSource.


Why CyberSource?


Create an event registration system with CyberSource and Event Espresso to accept event registrations and event payments through debit cards and credit cards. You’ll receive your payments up front as attendees register and pay online for their event registrations through CyberSource.


Our event organizers choose CyberSource so they can receive event payments online for their event registrations in countries all around the world.

With a merchant account from CyberSource, you can start accepting online payments securely for your event registrations using CyberSource. Sign up online for a CyberSource account on


How do I get started with CyberSource for my event registrations?


Are you currently using Event Espresso for your event registrations on your WordPress website? You can purchase the CyberSource extension for Event Espresso here while logged into your account on You’ll then see CyberSource in your downloads area in the lower right of your account page.

Need a support license for Event Espresso?

Here are the steps to get started with Event Espresso and CyberSource right now.

1) Join other event organizers who use Event Espresso for their event registrations and purchase a support license for Event Espresso today

2) Afterward, you’ll be logged into your new account on and, a welcome email will be sent to your email address

3) Follow the quick start guide for Event Espresso to get up and running quickly with your events through Event Espresso and CyberSource

If you need a merchant account with CyberSource, then you can sign up for one right now on


Frequently asked questions about CyberSource payment gateway


Is a WordPress website required?
Event Espresso is a plugin for WordPress so you’ll need a website running WordPress to use Event Espresso. If you don’t currently have a website, then check out Event Smart where you can use event registration software for your events.

How can I set up a recurring payment, payment plan, or a subscription through CyberSource?
Recurring payments, payment plans, or subscriptions are not currently supported in the CyberSource payment gateway. When an attendee pays for their event registrations with CyberSource, they pay up front so, you receive your funds right away.

When I refund a payment, does it also refund through CyberSource?
Refunds in Event Espresso 4 are currently a two-step process. First, apply the refund through the transaction details screen of Event Espresso in your WP-admin (WP dashboard). Then log in to your CyberSource merchant account and process the refund.

Is an SSL certificate needed for CyberSource?
A dedicated SSL certificate is recommended if you are accepting payments on your website.

Do I need to be PCI compliant?
Compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) is required if you are processing, storing, or transmitting credit card data. Event Espresso recommends using a dedicated SSL certificate on your website.

View more information on PCI compliance from CyberSource.


You are covered by our 30-day money back guarantee!

The CyberSource payment gateway documentation can help you with questions like:

– How do I install the add-on on my WP website once I’ve purchased it from
– How do I set up the extension once I install and activate it on my WordPress website?
– What are some common questions about the add-on?

Check out the documentation for the CyberSource payment gateway.

Still, need more help? Log in to your account on and get help from our support team today.

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