At Mountain Empire Community College, we offer a course structure that helps you maintain a balance between getting your degree and continuing your current lifestyle.

Each of our semesters include long session and short sessions options. The short session courses include the same content as long session courses – the content is just condensed to fit a shorter time span.

The MECC One Stop can help any new or returning student with applying, registering for classes, questions about financial aid, student records as well as direct you to other college resources when needed.

Once you’re logged into MyMECC, you’ll have access to Canvas, SIS (Student Information System), your student email account (Gmail & Google Drive), Quick Search Library Catalog, Navigate and more.

The MECC Catalog is the official reference for the college’s academic programs, courses, and academic procedures. The MECC Student Handbook is a valuable resource for information on academic policies, academic support services, & more.

Search through the online catalog and find the class you are looking for each semester.

An explanation of keywords and phrases used in the online catalog.

Stay up to date with important dates and events of the academic school year.

Choose your next career path with the many programs available at MECC.

Dates to charge textbooks to financial aid, textbook rental & buyback, etc.

Join the workforce and get the certifications you need to succeed.

Apply for financial aid and scholarship opportunities.

Receive text messages to your cellphone about schedule changes & emergency alerts.

Access to Wampler Library’s office hours & online catalog and research resources.

Don’t let your exam pass you by. Stay up to date with the 2023-2024 exam schedules.

If you take online tests at home, your instructor may require that you use Respondus Lockdown Browser to take a test.

Graduation applications will be accepted for the Spring/Summer 2024 semester starting February 1, 2024. The deadline to submit a Spring/Summer 2024 application is April 1, 2024.

Use VCCS email address as the username (example: and their MyMecc password to log into Office 365 site. If login is not successful, then please reset your MyMecc Password.

 College sched­ule changes due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances. Sign up for text alerts to receive announce­ments of schedule changes.

MECC has entered into a regional reciprocity agreement through NC-SARA to accept out-of-state students in our online programs and courses.

LastPass is a secure password manager that stores all of your usernames and passwords in one safe place, called a vault.  A LastPass Premium account is available at no cost to currently enrolled MECC students.

The Student Outreach and Success (SOS) and Great Expectations (GREX) Offices work to help ensure student success.  We offer a laptop loaner program, TI-84+ calculator loaner program, and other assistance.

Mountain Empire Community College Academic Advising engages, challenges, and supports a diverse student population to assist students in achieving their education and career goals.

Click button above to view the cost of attendance at MECC for 23-24.

Watch a detailed video on how to access your course in Canvas.