First place votes in parenthesis
|Rank||School||Last Week's Rank||2017-18 Record||Weeks in Top 10|
|1.||Clarkson University, 190 (19)||1||36-4-1||24|
|2.||Colgate University, 169||3||34-6-1||22|
|3.||University of Wisconsin, 152||2||31-5-2||24|
|4.||Ohio State University, 132||4||24-11-4||21|
|5.||Boston College, 113||5||30-5-3||24|
|6.||University of Minnesota, 99||6||24-11-3||24|
|7.||Cornell University, 58||7||21-9-3||23|
|8.||Northeastern University, 55||8||19-17-3||9|
|9.||St. Lawrence University, 37||9||20-11-4||22|
|10.||Mercyhurst University, 36||10||18-15-4||2|
Others Receiving Votes: Robert Morris University, 4.
Notes: Clarkson earned its third NCAA title in five years with a 2-1 overtime victory over Colgate in the national championship last Sunday ... ECAC Hockey leads with four teams in the rankings, the Western Collegiate Hockey Association has three, the Hockey East Association has two and College Hockey America has one
About the Poll: The 21st 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 four NCAA Division I ice hockey conferences, as well as composite votes from officers of the AHCA and USA Hockey.