title: Getting started with ASP.NET Core MVC and Entity Framework Core using Visual Studio | Microsoft Docs author: rick-anderson description: keywords: ASP.NET Core, ms.author: riande manager: wpickett ms.date: 10/14/2016 ms.topic: article ms.assetid: 6282a1d3-1796-4958-a2e6-afdf3364fcbf ms.technology: aspnet ms.prod: aspnet-core
Extracted from ASPNET Docs
This sample is extracted from https://github.com/aspnet/Docs
mkdir app cd app git clone -b master --single-branch firstname.lastname@example.org:aspnet/Docs.git . git filter-branch --tree-filter "find . -type f -not -wholename './aspnetcore/data/ef-mvc/intro/samples/cu-final/*' -delete" HEAD git mv aspnetcore/data/ef-mvc/intro/samples/cu-final/* .
Contoso University sample app
Contoso University demonstrates how to use Entity Framework Core 1.0 in an ASP.NET Core MVC 1.0 web application.
Build it from scratch
You can build the application by following the steps in a series of tutorials.