Chapel Hill and Carrboro provide an ample amount of housing including apartments, houses, condos, on-campus graduate housing, etc.
Keep in mind if you are on financial aid you have a set budget for housing. So, choose wisely and find a roommate if necessary. In April of the matriculation year, accepted medical school applicants will receive information on finding a roommate from the admissions office.
Apartment guides are available in grocery stores or drug stores throughout the area. These listings are also online: