There is a lot of important information to know about being an international student in the United States. The bar on the left has links with detailed information about the SEVIS fee, obtaining a visa, and the costs for international students at LTU. The United States government also has specific information that you should read before beginning the application process.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE): Students and Exchange Visitors
U.S. Department of State: Student Visas, Obtaining a U.S. Visa
Education USA also has a vast collection of information for students interested in studying in the United States. They may even have an advising center near you where you can find out more about the steps to becoming a student in the United States.