The 2004 Women's Frozen Four was held March 26-28, 2004 in Providence, Rhode Island at the Dunkin' Donuts Center. The tournament was hosted by Yale University and the ECAC. It was originally scheduled to take place at the New Haven Coliseum in Connecticut on April 9 and 11, 2004, but the facility closed its doors on August 31, 2002 - six months after the tournament had been awarded.
The participants were:
The semifinal round was played on March 26.
On March 28, the semifinal losers, St. Lawrence and Dartmouth, played in the NCAA Third Place Game.
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In the second game, Minnesota faced Harvard for the 2004 NCAA Championship.
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Minnesota won their first NCAA national championship, their second national championship overall, including their 2000 AWCHA national championship.