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Who Can Apply at LIT

Admissions Policy

The Learning Institute of Texas employs an open admissions policy and will admit students provided that they:

  • Are at least 18 years of age (Students who are 16-17 years of age may be admitted provided that they have a high school diploma or equivalent and/or are given parental consent).
  • Have at minimum a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Complete the LIT Application and provide all documents as required for their admission type.

How To Apply To LIT

Students Currently Outside the US Seeking F-1 Visa

  • Complete Application for Admission online
  • Application fee: US $200.00
  • I-20 Processing Fee: $50.00 (add $20.00 per dependent if applicable)
  • Copy of passport information page with photograph
  • A financial statement to verify that you can meet both tuition and living expenses while attending LIT. The amount of at least $15,000 is required for a 12-month period for a single person. For each dependent, add $3,000
  • Students with a financial sponsor must provide an Affidavit of Support from the sponsor
  • Proof of highest level of education that has been completed
  • Applicants with dependents must provide passport information for all dependents

F-1 Transfer Students

  • Complete Application for Admission online or in-person
  • Application fee: US $200.00
  • I-20 processing fee: US $50.00 (add $20.00 per dependent if applicable)
  • Copy of passport information page with photograph, F-1 visa, and I-94
  • Change-of-status students must provide their Form I-797A Approval Notice
  • Copy of current I-20
  • Completed SEVIS Transfer Release Form
  • A financial statement to verify that you can meet both tuition and living expenses while attending LIT. The amount of at least $15,000 is required for a 12-month period for a single person. For each dependent, add $3,000.00
  • Students with a financial sponsor must provide an Affidavit of Support from the sponsor
  • Proof of highest level of education that has been completed
  • Official Transcript from current institution may be requested
  • Applicants with dependents must provide passport photo page, US visa page, I-94, I-797A Receipt (if applicable), and I-20 for all dependents

Students Currently in the US Seeking to Change Their Status To F-1

  • Complete Application for Admission online or in-person
  • Application fee: US $200.00
  • I-20 processing fee: US $50.00 (add $20.00 per dependent if applicable)
  • Copy of passport information page with photograph, current US visa, and I-94
  • A financial statement to verify that you can meet both tuition and living expenses while attending LIT. The amount of at least $15,000 is required for a 12-month period for a single person. For each dependent, add $3,000
  • Students with a financial sponsor must provide an Affidavit of Support from the sponsor
  • Proof of highest level of education that has been completed
  • Change-of-status applicants may be asked to come to the institution for an interview
  • Applicants with dependents must provide passport photo page, US visa page, and I-94 for all dependents

Non F-1 Visa Students (Citizens, Permanent Residents, or Nonimmigrants Who Are Not F-1):

  • Complete the Enrollment Agreement in person
  • Registration fee: US $50.00
  • Valid government-issued ID
  • Students on Non-F-1 Visa may attend classes part-time or full-time, provided that there is space available