The map below shows the layout of MECC's campus. The entrance to Mountain Empire Road (see bottom of map) is directly from Highway 23 South, just outside of Big Stone Gap, Virginia. Scroll down for driving directions.
Mountain Empire Community College is located on U.S. Highway 23 South in Wise County, in the southwestern tip of Virginia between Kentucky and Tennessee. MECC's address is 3441 Mountain Empire Road, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219.
COMING FROM THE NORTH
MECC is located on the right just past the second Big Stone Gap, Virginia exit (there are only two Big Stone Gap exits), on southbound US Highway 23.
COMING FROM THE SOUTH
MECC is located roughly 12.5 miles north of Duffield, Virginia, situated on the left as you drive north on US Highway 23.