Helpful links

Becoming a Nonimmigrant Student in the United States
http://www.ice.gov/exec/sevp/Module2.htm

FAQs about Student Visas
http://travel.state.gov/visa/temp/types/types_1268.html

Resources for International Students
http://www.internationalstudent.com/resources/

Visa Renewal Information
http://www.ice.gov/sevis/travel/faq_f3.htm

Tax Information for Non-immigrants
http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/International-Taxpayers/Foreign-Students-and-Scholars

Adjusting to Life in the USA
http://www.drvoyageur.com/guides/adjust.html

Foreign Consulates in Chicago (follow the link to download PDF)
http://www.choosechicago.com/articles/view/FOREIGN-CONSULATES-/120/

Working On Campus
http://www.stfrancis.edu/admissions/intl-students/employment/