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Re: The halls of ivy down the road

Posted by ESC on July 26, 2005

In Reply to: The halls of ivy down the road posted by Armin on July 26, 2005

: In following paragraph :
: Not just loans and scholarships. Nowadays, schools are laying out a smorgasbord of goodies in hopes that Johnny, Jane, Jose, or Jamal will choose them rather than the halls of ivy down the road.

: what is the meaning of " the halls of ivy down the road "

Hope that they will choose them rather than "the halls of ivy" (other colleges or universities) down the road.