02/19/2014 AT 07:30 AM EST
The college application process can feel Non-Stop
, just ask Liam Neeson
The actor and his son, Michael, headed to Massachusetts to visit Boston College on Tuesday.
Led by a female student tour guide, the duo toured the popular Jesuit school – which also boasts Bruce Springsteen's son Evan as a recent alumnus – by trekking through mounds of snow.
star was decked out in a heavy winter hat and boots, while Michael looked a little less ready for the weather in a simple sweater and blazer.
Before hitting campus, the father and son were spotted dining at Asana in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on Sunday.
– Megan Johnson