The 2018 Women's Frozen Four is scheduled for March 16-18 at Ridder Arena in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

The national semifinals will be played on the first date while the national champion will then be determined on March 18.

The NC women's ice hockey tournament starts earlier in the month with a field of eight championship selections competing at on-campus sites in the opening round. The four surviving programs then move on to the Frozen Four in Minneapolis.

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Clarkson shut out Wisconsin 3-0 in the Frozen Four finals last year to win the 2017 national championship.