First-place votes in parentheses
|Rank||School||Last Week's Rank||2020-21 Record||Weeks in Top 10|
|1.||University of Wisconsin, 190 (19)||2||17-3-1||17|
|2.||Northeastern University, 171||1||22-2-1||17|
|3.||Ohio State University, 151||3||13-7-0||17|
|4.||University of Minnesota Duluth, 130||6||12-7-0||17|
|5.||Colgate University, 110||4||15-7-1||16|
|6.||University of Minnesota, 91||5||11-8-1||17|
|7.||Boston College, 72||7||14-6-0||16|
|8.||Penn State University, 63||8||16-3-2||10|
|9.||Providence College, 30||9||12-8-1||15|
|10.||Robert Morris University, 28||10||16-8-1||2|
Others Receiving Votes: St. Lawrence University, 7; Clarkson University, 2.
Notes: Wisconsin earned its second-straight NCAA title with a 2-1 overtime victory against Northeastern in the national championship last Saturday... The WCHA leads the way with four teams in the rankings, while the Hockey East Association has three, the CHA has two and the ECAC has one... Team records are listed as W-L- T.
About the Poll: The 24th annual USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Women's College Hockey Poll is conducted each week in conjunction with the American Hockey Coaches Association. The poll includes input from coaches and journalists representing each of the five NCAA women's hockey conferences who are eligible for the NCAA Women's National Collegiate Ice Hockey Championships, as well as composite votes from officers of the AHCA and USA Hockey.