Directions and Maps

Map of VA-MD Vet Med locations

The Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine is comprised of three campuses and a referral clinic.

The Blacksburg Campus at Virginia Tech

The Blacksburg campus of VA-MD Vet Med is located on the west side of the Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, about 38 miles southwest of Roanoke.

Phone: 540-231-7666

Driving Directions

From I-81

  • Take EXIT 118 (also called 118 ABC) to Blacksburg, Virginia Tech
  • Stay on Service Road
  • Take exit 118B (460 West) and follow the signs to Virginia Tech and Bluefield, WV. This is the 460 Bypass.
  • DO NOT take Route 460 BUSINESS.
  • Continue approximately 8 miles to the main entrance to VA Tech (Southgate Drive - there will be a Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine sign).
  • Turn RIGHT onto Route 314 (Southgate Drive). This is the main entrance into Virginia Tech.
  • Take the first left onto Duck Pond Drive.
  • Take the second left off of Duck Pond Drive into the driveway of VA-MD Vet Med.

From Route 460 East

  • Take Route 460 EAST to Blacksburg
  • DO NOT take 460 BUSINESS
  • Continue on Route 460 for approximately 3-4 miles
  • Go past the Prices Fork Exit.
  • Turn LEFT at next light (Southgate Drive).
  • Take the first left onto Duck Pond Drive.
  • Take the second left into the driveway of the VA-MD Vet Med.

The Avrum Gudelsky Veterinary Center at University of Maryland

The Maryland campus of VA-MD Vet Med is housed in the Avrum Gudelsky Veterinary Center, located on the northeast side of the the University of Maryland’s College Park campus.

Phone: 301-314-7862

Driving Directions

From Baltimore and Points North

  • Take 95 South toward Washington.
  • Bear to right at 495 (Capital Beltway) toward Silver Spring.
  • Immediately bear left to follow signs for Route 1, College Park (you never actually get on 495).
  • Follow signs for Route 1 / College Park (you will get onto another spur of 95 temporarily).
  • After finally exiting onto Route 1, go approximately 1 mile and bear right onto Route 193, University Boulevard.
  • Go to the first light, Metzerott Road, and make a right.
  • Make immediate right onto Greenmead Drive.
  • Take Greenmead to the end. The Avrum Gudelsky Veterinary School is on the right.
  • Enter the building via the right-hand door and announce yourself at the administrative desk.

From Virginia and Points South

  • Take I-95 North to Washington, D.C.'s Capital Beltway (I-495).
  • Continue North on I-95/I-495 toward Baltimore. Take Exit 25 (U.S. 1 South towards College Park).
  • Go approximately 1 mile and bear right onto Route 193, University Boulevard.
  • Go to the first light, Metzerott Road, and make a right.
  • Make immediate right onto Greenmead Drive.
  • Take Greenmead to the end. The Avrum Gudelsky Veterinary School is on the right.
  • Enter the building via the right-hand door and announce yourself at the administrative desk.

From Virginia and Points West

  • Take I-66 East or I-270 South to Washington, D.C.'s Capital Beltway (I-495).
  • Go East on I-495 toward Baltimore/Silver Spring. Take Exit 25 (U.S. 1 South toward College Park).
  • Go approximately 1 mile and bear right onto Route 193, University Boulevard.
  • Go to the first light, Metzerott Road, and make a right.
  • Make immediate right onto Greenmead Drive.
  • Take Greenmead to the end. The Avrum Gudelsky Veterinary School is on the right.
  • Enter the building via the right-hand door and announce yourself at the administrative desk.

Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center in Leesburg, Virginia

The Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center is located in Leesburg, VA, near Morven Park. The EMC is a referral hospital for equine patients. Veterinary services are provided on an outpatient basis by appointment. Critical care and emergency services are available 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

Phone: 703-771-6800

This map indicates best route when traveling with a horse trailer.

The Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center has electronic gates at the beginning of the driveway. Drive up just past the white line and they will open automatically.

Directions

From Washington DC and Points East

Via Dulles Greenway (This is a toll road but it is the easiest route to travel with a horse trailer.)
  • Travel the Beltway (Route 495) or Route 66 to the Dulles Toll Road (Route 267).
  • Continue on to the Dulles Greenway (Route 267).
  • At the end of the Dulles Greenway, stay left and exit onto Route 7 West/Route 15 South (exit 1A).
  • Pass the exits for Route 15 North and South.
  • Take the following exit onto Route 7 Business. At the top of the ramp, turn right.
  • At the first light, turn left onto Fairview Street. Follow to the second stop sign.
  • The Equine Medical Center's driveway begins directly across the street.
  • Drive up to the line at the electronic gates and they will open automatically.
Via Route 7 (This road does not have a toll but many stoplights. Dulles Greenway is easier when traveling with a horse trailer)
  • Travel the Beltway (Route 495) to the Dulles Toll Road (Route 267).
  • Immediately after the toll booth, take the first exit onto Route 7 West. Stay on Route 7 for approximately 16 miles.
  • As you approach Leesburg, get in the far right lane.
  • Take the exit ramp for Route 7 West/Route 15 South (toward Warrenton/Winchester).
  • Go through the stoplight at Sycolin Road and pass the exit for the Dulles Greenway.
  • Pass the exits for Route 15 North and South.
  • Take the following exit onto Route 7 Business. At the top of the ramp, turn right.
  • At the first light, turn left onto Fairview Street. Follow to the second stop sign.
  • The Equine Medical Center's driveway begins directly across the street.
  • Drive up to the line at the electronic gates and they will open automatically.

From Points South (from Route 50, Route 66 or Route 17)

  • Travel Route 15 North to Leesburg. As you approach Leesburg, the road will widen.
  • Get in the left-hand lane as you approach the underpass beneath the Route 7 Bypass.
  • Take the left exit onto the Route 7 Bypass West (toward Winchester).
  • Take the first exit onto Route 7 Business. At the top of the ramp, turn right.
  • At the first light, turn left onto Fairview Street. Follow to the second stop sign.
  • The Equine Medical Center's driveway begins directly across the street.
  • Drive up to the line at the electronic gates and they will open automatically.

From Richmond or Norfolk

  • Travel Interstate 95 North to the exit for Route 17 West near Fredericksburg, Virginia.
  • Follow Route 17 North toward Warrenton. The road will become Route 17/15/29 North.
  • After passing Warrenton, follow Route 15/29 North to where Route 15 North separates from Route 29.
  • Turn left onto Route 15 North, toward Leesburg. Drive approximately 25 miles.
  • As you approach Leesburg, the road will widen.
  • Be in the left-hand lane as you approach the underpass beneath the Route 7 Bypass.
  • Take the left exit onto Route 7 Bypass West (toward Winchester).
  • Take the first exit onto Route 7 Business for 1.5 miles. At the top of the ramp, turn right.
  • At the first light, turn left onto Fairview Street. Follow to the second stop sign.
  • The Equine Medical Center's driveway begins directly across the street.
  • Drive up to the line at the electronic gates and they will open automatically.

From Points North (Frederick, MD)

  • Travel Route 340 West/Route 15 South towards Leesburg and Charles Town, WV.
  • Take the left exit onto 15 South.
  • As you approach Leesburg, bear left onto Route 15 Bypass.
  • Follow the Route 15 Bypass through four traffic lights past the shopping mall districts. The road will merge with Route 7 Bypass West.
  • Continue past the fourth light at Sycolin Road and pass the exits for Route 15 North and South.
  • Take the following exit onto Route 7 Business. At the top the of ramp, turn right.
  • At the first light, turn left onto Fairview Street. Follow to the second stop sign.
  • The Equine Medical Center's driveway begins directly across the street.
  • Drive up to the line at the electronic gates and they will open automatically.

From the West (Winchester and Route 81)

  • Travel Route 7 East from Winchester toward Berryville. Drive approximately 32 miles east on Route 7.
  • Pass the town of Hamilton and take the first exit for Leesburg, Route 7 Business.
  • At the first light, turn left onto Fairview Street. Follow to the second stop sign.
  • The Equine Medical Center's driveway begins directly across the street.
  • Drive up to the line at the electronic gates and they will open automatically.

Roanoke Referral Clinic in Roanoke, Virginia

The Roanoke Referral Clinic is an extension of our Veterinary Teaching Hospital that offers a convenient second location for referral-only services.

Phone: 540-562-8695

Directions

We are located just off I-581, Exit # 2S, Peters Creek Road (Route 117).

From the exit, head south on Peters Creek Road and take the first left onto Frontage Road (before the first traffic light).

Our entrance is the third driveway on the right.