NYU takes admitted engineering students on a virtual tour of Mars

For the Class of 2020 at New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering, not even the sky is the limit.

The school is taking its latest crop of newly admitted students on a virtual tour of Mars. All 2,000 admitted students in the U.S. will receive a VR cardboard device, called Tandon Vision, along with their admission packets, accompanied by instructions for downloading a smartphone app that the school has specifically created to enable the experience.

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