Contacting the Regional Office

By phone: 276-739-2547 or 1-800-322-7748

By e-mail:

By mail: P.O Box 828, Abingdon, VA 24210

In person: VHCC, 160 Opportunity Lane, Abingdon, VA 24210

Testing Locations

Preregistration is required before you are allowed to test. If you show up at a test location without registering you will not be allowed to test . If you are scheduled to test, the information below may be helpful when locating the test center.


Virginia Highlands Community College Testing Center

The main testing site for Washington County is located in the OTC Building on the main the campus of Virginia Highlands Community College in Abingdon, Virginia.

If you are planning a visit to our office or the Washington County Test Center, located in the OTC Building on the Virginia Highlands Community College campus, below are some resources to help you find your way around. Parking is available near the OTC building on most days.

Driving Directions to Campus

VHCC Campus Map

Bristol VEC Testing Center

The Bristol testing center is located at 192 Bristol East Road, Bristol, VA. This is located off I-81 at Exit 7 near Perkins Restaurant.

Galax Testing Center

Located at the Crossroads Institute: 1117 E. Stuart Dr., Galax, VA 24333.
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Smyth County Testing Center

Located at the Smyth County School Board Office: 121 Bagley Circle, Suite 300, Marion, VA.

Wythe County Testing Center

Located at the Wythe County Technical Center: 1505 West Spiller Street Wytheville, VA 24382
View their website

Southwest Virginia Test Centers

If you are interested in taking your GED Exam, please contact the test center nearest you.

Washington County
(Abingdon, VA)
276-739-2547 or

City of Galax

Smyth County
276-783-8865 ext. 2264

Wythe County
276-236-2911 or 276-236-9221