| No. 3|
| John Michelosen (9th year)|
The 1963 Pittsburgh Panthers football team represented the University of Pittsburgh in the 1963 college football season. Led by ninth-year head coach John Michelosen, the Panthers were 9–1 and were fourth in the final AP poll, third in the coaches poll.
The Panthers did not play in a bowl game; their most recent postseason appearance was in 1956 and the next was in 1973.
Opener at UCLA was played on Friday night.
Following the assassination of President Kennedy, the Penn State game was postponed two weeks to December 7.
1963 Pittsburgh Panthers football team Wikipedia